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Television channel

Definition
Channel which broadcasts television programmes in the form of airwaves from a transmitter to a receiving device. Apart from the traditional form of broadcasting, channels can also broadcast via cable, satellite and the Internet.

Chaîne de télévision

Définition
Chaîne diffusant des programmes sous forme d’ondes, d’un transmetteur à un récepteur. En plus de la diffusion traditionnelle, les chaînes peuvent également diffuser des programmes par câble, satellite et Internet.

Canales de televisión

Definición
Transmisión de los canales de televisión se realiza a través de ondas electromagnéticas que viajan por el espacio desde un aparato emisor a uno receptor. Además de las técnicas tradicionales de transmisión, los canales también pueden transmitir vía cable, satélite e Internet.