Broadcast vs. Webcast

Broadcast vs. Webcast — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Broadcast and Webcast

Broadcastverb

To communicate or transmit (a signal, a message, or content, such as audio or video programming) to numerous recipients simultaneously over a communication network

a radio station that broadcasts news.an agency broadcasting an appeal for donations over the internet.

Webcastnoun

A broadcast of an event or a recording of an event over the World Wide Web

a webcast of the solar eclipse.

Broadcastverb

To make known over a wide area

reporters who broadcast unchecked rumors in order to get the story out first."The birds sang in flight because that was the only way, in this treeless terrain, to broadcast their claims across their chosen pieces of land" (Kenn Kaufman).

Webcastnoun

A video and/or audio broadcast transmitted via the Internet

Broadcastverb

To sow (seed) over a wide area, especially by hand.

Webcastverb

To make such a broadcast

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Broadcastverb

To communicate or transmit a signal, a message, or content, such as audio or video programming, to numerous recipients simultaneously over a communication network.

Broadcastnoun

The act or process of broadcasting a signal, a message, or content, such as audio or video programming.

Broadcastnoun

A signal, message, or audio or video program that is broadcast over a communication network

watched the morning news broadcast.

Broadcastnoun

The act of scattering seed.

Broadcastadjective

Communicated or transmitted by means of broadcasting, as over a communications network

a broadcast announcement.

Broadcastadjective

Of or relating to the broadcasting of audio or video content over communication networks, as in television or radio.

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Broadcastadjective

Widely known.

Broadcastadjective

Scattered over a wide area.

Broadcastadverb

In a scattered manner.

Broadcastadjective

Cast or scattered widely in all directions.

Broadcastadjective

Communicated, signalled, or transmitted through radio waves or electronic means.

Broadcastadjective

Relating to transmissions of messages or signals through radio waves or electronic means.

Broadcastadverb

Widely in all directions.

Broadcastadverb

By having its seeds sown over a wide area.

Broadcastnoun

A transmission of a radio or television programme intended to be received by anyone with a receiver.

Broadcastnoun

A programme (bulletin, documentary, show, etc.) so transmitted.

Broadcastnoun

The act of scattering seed; a crop grown from such seed.

Broadcastverb

(transitive) To transmit a message or signal through radio waves or electronic means.

Broadcastverb

(transitive) To transmit a message over a wide area; specifically, to send an email in a single transmission to a (typically large) number of people.

Broadcastverb

(intransitive) To appear as a performer, presenter, or speaker in a broadcast programme.

Broadcastverb

To sow seeds over a wide area.

Broadcastnoun

message that is transmitted by radio or television

Broadcastnoun

a radio or television show;

did you see his program last night?

Broadcastverb

broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television;

We cannot air this X-rated song

Broadcastverb

sow over a wide area, especially by hand;

broadcast seeds

Broadcastverb

cause to become widely known;

spread informationcirculate a rumorbroadcast the news