closed captioning definition

  • noun:
    • The screen of text on a television or video clip display, frequently a transcription for the audio part of an application whilst occurs (either verbatim or perhaps in edited type), employed by the hearing-impaired and language learners. Shut captions tend to be encoded invisibly, and exhibited by a decoder.

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