viewer


viewer
viewer view‧er [ˈvjuːə ǁ -ər] noun [countable]
someone who watches television:

• The new series has gone down well with viewers.

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viewer UK US /ˈvjuːər/ noun [C]
COMMUNICATIONS someone who watches a television programme: »

The ads were designed to appeal to viewers of home improvement shows.

attract/bring in/draw viewers »

The first episode attracted almost 20 million viewers.

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television/TV viewers

IT a piece of equipment or software that allows you to look at images: »

a picture/photo viewer


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Viewer —   [dt. »Betrachter«], ein Programm, mit dem Dateien auf dem Bildschirm angezeigt (aber nicht bearbeitet) werden können, die aus fremden Anwendungen mit speziellen Dateiformaten stammen. Insbesondere braucht das Anwendungsprogramm, mit dem eine… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • ViEWER — ViEWER, or Virtual Environment Workbench for Education and Research, is a free of charge computer program written by researchers at the University of Idaho for the study of visual perception and complex immersive three dimensional environments.… …   Wikipedia

  • Viewer — View er, n. 1. One who views or examines. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) A person appointed to inspect highways, fences, or the like, and to report upon the same. [1913 Webster] 3. The superintendent of a coal mine. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • viewer — index bystander, eyewitness Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • viewer — (n.) early 15c., civic official responsible for surveying property, agent noun from VIEW (Cf. view) (v.). Meaning watcher of television first recorded 1935, in place of earlier suggestion looker in (1927) …   Etymology dictionary

  • viewer — (izg. vjúer) m DEFINICIJA inform., v. preglednik ETIMOLOGIJA engl …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • viewer — ► NOUN 1) a person who views something. 2) a device for looking at film transparencies or similar photographic images …   English terms dictionary

  • viewer — [vyo͞oər] n. 1. a person who views a scene, exhibit, film, TV show, etc.; spectator 2. an optical device for individual viewing of slides, filmstrips, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Viewer — Things known as a Viewer include:* For television viewers, see ratings or Nielsen ratings * File viewer, a piece of computer software that displays the data stored in a computer file in a human friendly form. * Image viewer, a computer program… …   Wikipedia

  • viewer — [[t]vju͟ːə(r)[/t]] viewers 1) N COUNT: usu pl Viewers are people who watch television, or who are watching a particular programme on television. These programmes are each watched by around 19 million viewers every week. 2) N COUNT A viewer is… …   English dictionary