veejay

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vee·jay

 (vē′jā′)
n.
A video jockey.

veejay

(ˈviːˌdʒeɪ)
n
(Professions) an informal name for video jockey
[C20: from the initials VJ]

vid′eo jock`ey


n.
a person who plays and comments on videocassette recordings, as on a music video broadcast. Abbr.: VJ
[1980–85]
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If the host has to be male, talents we've heard speaking English relatively well and thus can be expected to be more confident than some in ad-libbing in that language include: Edu Manzano, Martin Nievera, Billy Crawford, Audie Gemora, Atom Araullo, Ogie Alcasid, Alfred Vargas, Sam Milby, Mo Twister, Robert Sena, Miguel Faustmann, Leo Rialp, Markki Stroem, Tirso Cruz III, Ronaldo Valdez, Ronnie Ricketts, Bernardo Bernardo, Drew Arellano, Paolo Bediones, Boy Abunda, Marc Abaya, Bodjie Pascua, Jamie Wilson, Jojo Alejar, plus some singers and veejays.
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