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[mass noun] Software transmitted or broadcast via a network or television system.
- ‘Others that will be available include Home Database Management, Computer-Aided Design - both scientific and business simulations - and a range of telesoftware programs.’
- ‘Outside the world of viewdata research, it seemed that no-one wanted to be told about telesoftware.’
- ‘Most telesoftware costs less than you'd pay in the shops, and you don't have to trudge out to buy it.’
- ‘It is not part of the telesoftware on radio project.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.