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rich media

n
(Communications & Information)
a. any internet content that interacts with the user, for example by expanding or streaming video content when the user's mouse hovers over it
b. (as modifier): a rich media advert.
[C21: development of rich in the sense of abundant, because it includes several kinds of media]
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