television receiver

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Noun1.television receiver - an electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screentelevision receiver - an electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screen; "the British call a tv set a telly"
kinescope, picture tube, television tube - a cathode-ray tube in a television receiver; translates the received signal into a picture on a luminescent screen
receiver, receiving system - set that receives radio or tv signals
television system, television - a telecommunication system that transmits images of objects (stationary or moving) between distant points
telecasting, television, TV, video - broadcasting visual images of stationary or moving objects; "she is a star of screen and video"; "Television is a medium because it is neither rare nor well done" - Ernie Kovacs
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It's actually a legal requirement under the Communications Act 2003 to have a TV licence if you're "using a television receiver to watch or record any television programmes as they're being shown on television".
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Hayley Bates, 22 of Glamorgan Close, Willenhall, admitted using a colour television receiver without a licence.
The traffic code on which she was cited makes it a violation to drive a vehicle "if a television receiver, a video monitor, or a television or video screen" is visible, according to the LA Times.
Under the statute, it is illegal to "drive a motor vehicle if a television receiver, a video monitor, or a television or video screen, or any other similar means of visually displaying a television broadcast or video signal that produces entertainment or business applications, is operating".
Consequently, the court held that by the retransmission in question, the protected works are indeed communicated to a public within the meaning of Directive 2001/29 even though those subscribers are within the area of reception of that terrestrial television broadcast and may lawfully receive the broadcast on a television receiver. The initial broadcasters of programmes are fully entitled to ban their retransmission via the internet.
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Students living at a community that offers bulk services often can simply pick up a television receiver at the registration desk, log in to a network via Ethernet or WiFi on their computer, and get started.
The authors of this paper have carried out an application of Probabilistic Intelligent Fault Diagnosis for television receiver system.
If you choose not to have a television receiver, you do not have to buy a television licence.