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radio silence

[′rād·ē·ō ′sī·ləns]
(communications)
Period during which all or certain radio equipment capable of radiation is kept inoperative.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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So Mollie finally broke her radio silence on the subject and tweeted.
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Until they make adequate media communication a condition of entry for big races, which they absolutely should, he can maintain radio silence to his heart's content, throwing the odd scrap here and there in the form of a brief quote before the very biggest races or the occasional TV interview.
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