media (plural mediae)
- (anatomy) The middle layer of the wall of a blood vessel or lymph vessel which is composed of connective and muscular tissue.
- (linguistics, dated) A voiced stop consonant.
Not to be confused with medium.
- tunica media
- (voiced stop): tenuis
- Plural form of medium
- (often used as uncountable, though such use is proscribed) Means and institutions for publishing and broadcasting information.
- As a result of the rise of, first, television news and entertainment media and, second, web-based media, traditional print-based media has declined in popularity.
- (usually with a definite article; often used as uncountable, though such use is proscribed) The journalists and other professionals who comprise the mass communication industry.
- Some celebrities dislike press conferences, where the media bombards them with questions.
Terms derived from media
means and institutions for publishing and broadcasting information
the journalists and other professionals who comprise the mass communication industry
Declension of media (type kulkija)
- feminine form of medio
media f (plural medie)
media m (invariable)
- nominative feminine singular of medius
- nominative neuter plural of medius
- accusative neuter plural of medius
- vocative feminine singular of medius
- vocative neuter plural of medius
- ablative feminine singular of medius
media f (plural medias)
- sock, stocking
- (mathematics) mean, average
- half an hour
- son las cinco y media = it’s 5:30.
media (infinitive mediar)
- Third-person singular present tense of mediar
- While formally a Latin plural, most often used as a collective or plurale tantum (e.g. mass media)
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