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TV

  1. (metrology) Symbol for the teravolt, an SI unit of electromotive force equal to 1012 volts.
  2. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Tuvalu.

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EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation.

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TV (countable and uncountable, plural TVs)

  1. (colloquial, initialism, abbreviation, chiefly US) television
    I saw an ad for that on TV.
  2. (initialism, abbreviation, chiefly US) transvestite
  3. (physiology) Initialism of tidal volume.
  4. Initialism of tax value.

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

televisio (television)

NounEdit

TV

  1. TV (abbreviation for television)

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /te.ve/
  • (file)

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TV f (plural TV)

  1. (Canada and Belgium, informal) television

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ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tiˈvu/, [t̪iˈvu]
  • Rhymes: -u

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TV f (invariable)

  1. (informal) television
    Synonyms: televisione, tivù

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NounEdit

TV (katakana テレビ, rōmaji terebi)

  1. Abbreviation of テレビ (TV).

Norwegian NynorskEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation of televisjon.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈteːˈʋeː/
  • (Standard Eastern) IPA(key): [ˈtêːˈʋěː]

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TV m (definite singular TV-en, indefinite plural TV-ar, definite plural TV-ane)

  1. TV (television set)
  2. television (program broadcasting)
    Dei likar ikkje å sjå på TV.
    They don't like to watch television.

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TV f (plural TVs)

  1. Initialism of televisão; TV

Serbo-CroatianEdit

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TV m (Cyrillic spelling ТВ)

  1. TV

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English TV.

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(classifier chiếc) TV

  1. Initialism of ti-vi.

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