An intensive publicity campaign: A new coalition of fiscally conservative groups is planning a $10 million media blitz (1990s+)
noun 1. a library, usually in school, that contains and encourages the use of audiovisual media and associated equipment as well as books, periodicals, and the like.
- Media circus
noun phrase An occasion of very extravagant media coverage, esp television: It’ll be a media circus (1990s+)
- Media converter
networking A component used in Ethernet, although it is not part of the IEEE standard. The IEEE standard states that all segments must be linked with repeaters. Media converters were developed as a simpler, cheaper alternative to repeaters. However, in the 1990s the cost difference between the two is negligible. (1996-12-09)
[mee-dee-uh-see] /ˈmi di ə si/ noun 1. the state of being . /ˈmiːdɪəsɪ/ noun 1. the quality or state of being mediate 2. a less common word for mediation