Definitions for "Oav"
OAV stands for "Original Animated Video". Another term also used is OVA, which means "Original Video Animation". This is basically the same as a direct-to-video release, bypassing theatrical or television markets.
or OVA: original video animation. Anime produced directly for video with a much higher quality of animation than television. May involve content not suitable or popular enough for television. OAV/OVA productions do not have the stigma that direct-to-video productions in North America do.
Original Anime Video or Original Video Animation. The term refers to direct-to-video releases (like 3x3 Eyes), as opposed to TV shows or theatrical releases.
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