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closed circuit

a complete electrical circuit through which current can flow when a voltage is applied

closed circuit

[¦klōzd ′sər·kət]
(communications)
Program source that is not broadcast for general consumption but is fed to remote monitoring units.
(electricity)
A complete path for current.

closed circuit

An uninterrupted path for current to flow. See CCTV.
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DPO held poor security arrangements like faulty closed circuit camera responsible for the big dacoity.
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725 ILCS 5/106D-1 has been modified to provide that prisoners may now appear in court through closed circuit television or video conferencing in certain hearings when their personal appearance is required.
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National Guardian offers installation, maintenance, and monitoring services for a range of security needs, including burglar and fire alarms, access control, closed circuit television, and remote video systems.
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This closed circuit plant can provide a simple-to-use, all-in-one system, which means the contractor only has to bring one unit to the job site.
MOJAVE - Adventurer Steve Fossett took off Tuesday morning in the Mojave-built GlobalFlyer in a bid for a third distance record, this time for the longest flight over a closed circuit without landing.
Old-fashioned analogue closed circuit television cameras (CCTV) are quickly being made obsolete by newer versions that can transmit their images over the Internet.
The notion is that closed-circuit TV is akin to cable TV in that closed circuit, if we're talking about videotape or storage of information and playback, plays back from the recorder into a wire that runs into the monitor.
For example, popular systems include the latest-model audio intercoms, video intercoms and closed circuit TV systems, which can monitor buildings far more effectively than the traditional bell-and-buzzer systems of years ago.