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closed-circuit television

n
(Electronics) a television system in which signals are transmitted from a television camera to the receivers by cables or telephone links forming a closed circuit, as used in security systems, etc
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closed′-cir`cuit tel′evision


n.
a system of televising by cable to designated viewing sets, as within a single building.
[1945–50]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.closed-circuit television - a television system that is not used for broadcasting but is connected by cables to designated monitors (as in a factory or theater)
factory, manufactory, manufacturing plant, mill - a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing
surveillance system - a closed-circuit television system used to maintain close observation of a person or group
television system, television - a telecommunication system that transmits images of objects (stationary or moving) between distant points
dramatic art, dramaturgy, theater, theatre, dramatics - the art of writing and producing plays
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Translations

closed-circuit television

[ˈkləʊzdˌsɜːkɪtˈtɛlɪˌvɪʒən] ntelevisione f a circuito chiuso
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The court also directed the Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) to present closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage at the next hearing.
Police are reviewing footage of closed-circuit television cameras at the scene to identify the assailants.
Footage taken by a closed-circuit television camera showed Tanto getting a gun from his car and shooting Garalde repeatedly before escaping.
They were caught with the help of closed-circuit television camera footage showing the held boys stealing motorbikes, the police claimed.
Of the 77 closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras installed at the old district kuchehry in Rawalpindi, 28 do not work anymore while six others do not return clean video streams for recording footages.
According to the Rangers spokesperson, on a tip-off, the paramilitary forces carried out raids in New Karachi and Gulistan-e-Jauhar areas and apprehended two suspects, Farhan Hussain alias Kala and Muhammad Furqan alias Dabay with the help of closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage.
Summary: Purulia (West Bengal) [India], Nov 29 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has asked the state police to install closed-circuit television (CCTVs) cameras along the state's border with Jharkhand in a bid to check untoward incidents and prevent the entry of alleged miscreants.
However, after the news of kidnapping was run on locals channels and the closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage aired, the suspects brought in the child to the authorities, claiming they had found her.
A minor girl who went missing a day earlier from the metropolis' Gulshan-e-Iqbal was seen on closed-circuit television (CCTV) recovered from near her residence by police.