Media is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Singular
media or medium

Plural
media

  1. The plural form of medium; more than one (kind of) medium.
  2. (countable & uncountable) The (mass) media is/are the news sources and the people behind them.
    The media have been too accepting of the government's arguments.
    The Japanese media often ignores international news.
  3. A medium is a way of communicating information or art.
    We have to use music, pictures and other media to sell the product.

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