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breakfast television Line breaks: break|fast tele|vi¦sion
Pronunciation: /brɛkfəstˈtɛlɪvɪʒn/

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Definition of breakfast television in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Television programmes broadcast early in the morning.
Example sentences
  • The short period between the start of TVS in 1982, and the arrival of breakfast television on the ITV network in 1983 gave rise to an intriguing new habit in the history of daily start-up routines.
  • This was the dawn of another era for British television, which would see daily start-ups, elongated idents and nightly closedowns coming to a gradual end thanks to breakfast television and, later, 24 hour broadcasting.
  • His big break came when a cookery presenter on BBC breakfast television asked him to give a demonstration at a cookery school in London.

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