Definition of videocast in English:

videocast

noun

  • A podcast with video content.

    ‘our site has loads of extra features, from photo galleries to videocasts’
    • ‘The advice is given in a three-part videocast.’
    • ‘Each week, he produces a videocast for Mac users.’
    • ‘Combination with other media assets (Podcasts, videocast, news and blogs feeds, company feeds, etc.) can then be envisaged as well.’
    • ‘The new version includes support for podcasts, photocasts, documentcasts, and videocasts.’
    • ‘Blogs, wikis, podcasts, videocasts, and open source software are just a few of the emerging technologies prompting discussions about social networking, censorship, misinformation, plagiarism, and the role of technology in our schools.’
    • ‘What I'd like to get hold of at the moment are video podcasts, or videocasts, or whatever you want to call them, except vodcasts because that's clearly just stupid.’
    • ‘The archived videocast of the conference sessions will be available shortly.’
    • ‘But its preprocessing allows the same videocast to move at 160 kps, cutting the cost to 7 or 8 cents.’
    • ‘A videocast from the courtroom showed him taking his seat in the dock, without any lawyers, facing a large team of prosecutors and a panel of four red-robed judges on the bench.’
    • ‘With South to Antarctica, the Christchurch Symphony became the first orchestra to relay a live videocast direct to Antarctica.’
    • ‘They are available not only to NIH researchers, but are transmitted by satellite or web videocast to remote locations.’
    • ‘In a recent public relations videocast, he proudly quoted advice from her that he said he will never forget.’
    • ‘After that, we will be doing a live videocast over the web, which should be fun!’
    • ‘I notice you didn't even introduce the problems of podcasts (or future videocasts) to the problem.’
    • ‘As long as you've got a computer, and if you're reading this I imagine you do, you can subscribe to and watch videocasts, just like you never needed an iPod for podcasts either.’
    • ‘Hey all y'all: Just finished the first videocast and it was fun!’
    • ‘Bramson says each three- to four-minute streaming videocast costs about 15 cents at a broadband transmission rate of 350 kilobytes per second.’
    • ‘I totally intended to watch the videocast of the keynote.’
    • ‘I can't tell from his wikipedia entry whether or not he has a blog, a podcast or videocast.’
    • ‘Videocasts are even easier, you just subscribe to them and when there's a new one, it's automatically downloaded and transferred.’
    programme, show, production, presentation, performance
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verb

[WITH OBJECT]
  • Make available as a videocast.

    ‘the ceremonies were videocast live on the Internet’
    • ‘YML is videocast each Wednesday night from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM Pacific Time or from 8:30 PM to 11:00 PM Eastern Time.’
    • ‘You'll need a free ticket to get in to the Christmas Eve services, but his message also will be 'videocast' at three satellite congregations.’
    • ‘The ceremonies were videocast live on the Internet, and broadcast nationwide on radio.’
    • ‘Note: I just had confirmation from the publicist that the concert will indeed be videocast live on the internet!’
    • ‘The event is free and open to the public and will be videocast live at http://videocast.nih.gov.’
    transmit, relay, air, beam, put out, send out, put on the air, put on the airwaves, show, screen, televise, telecast, videocast, podcast, live-stream
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Pronunciation

videocast

/ˈvɪdɪəʊkɑːst/