Note: The carrier may continue unmodulated or it may be modulated by another signal source.
Also, off-the-air may be synonymous with over-the-air or from-the-air, as in picking up a terrestrial broadcast TV station off-the-air instead of from cable TV. As this usage may be confusing due to the term's other meanings, the terms "over the air" or "on the air" are more standard in the broadcasting industry.
Football: TAM COWAN: PARENTAL GUIDANCE RECOMMENDED; Neil May Need a Bigger Bandage after His Romp ...and That Might Not Be the One He Has on His Head!
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