boob tube

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boob tube

slang The television. What's on the boob-tube tonight? Anything good?
See also: boob, tube

boob-tube

(ˈbubˈtub)
n. a television set. (Something for a boob to watch.) You spend too much time in front of the boob-tube.
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The "19 days dances with boobtubes" exhibition, which opened yesterday, communicates the feelings of a cancer patient at the time of diagnosis through treatment and beyond.
EXPRESSIVE: Artist Anna Marie Quinn's exhibition called 19 Days Dances With Boobtubes on display at the Linda McCartney centre Pictures: ANDREW TEEBAY
They were created using the boobtube, a self-examination kit consisting of paint, a canvas and breast awareness information.
The LJMU Fine Art graduate from Skelmersdale created the boobtube for women and men five years ago and hopes it will be available to buy in shops soon.