(CCTV) Localized television system in which programs are sent over relatively short distances, the camera, receiver, and controls being linked by cable. Closed-circuit TV systems are used in department stores and large offices as a means of internal security, monitoring people's movements.A television system that is not used for broadcasting but is connected by cables to designated monitors (as in a factory or theater).
Televizija koja, pomoću specijalnih kablova, emituje specijalizovan ili slobodniji program od zvanične televizije, tako da te programe može hvatati samo određen broj pretplatnika (nrp. premijerne filmove, rok-muziku, klasičnu muziku, program na jeziku nacionalne manjine i sl.) (fr.-eng.)