Definition of Closed captioning

1. Noun. The display of text on a television or video screen, usually a transcription of the audio portion of a program as it occurs (either verbatim or in edited form), used by the hearing-impaired and language learners. ''Closed'' captions are encoded invisibly, and displayed by a decoder. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Closed Captioning

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closed-loop obstruction
closed-loop system
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closed book
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closed caption
closed captioning (current term)
closed captions
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closed chain compound
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