Definition of free-to-air in English:
Denoting or relating to television programs broadcast on standard public or commercial networks, as opposed to subscription satellite or cable.
- For up to 48 hours after the event, all free-to-air television stations in Australia switched their programming to coverage of the disaster.
- You mentioned drama and documentary, and they will be still maintained in the reservation we have in free-to-air television.
- However, while free-to-air television is certainly widely available, cable television's distribution is somewhat more limited.
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