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DSL

 (dē′ĕs′ĕl′)
n.
Any of various technologies used to create high-bandwidth network connections over standard telephone lines, often in providing internet service to homes.

[d(igital) s(ubscriber) l(ine).]

DSL

abbreviation for
(Telecommunications) digital subscriber line

DSL

Digital Subscriber Line: a technology that allows high-speed transmission of data, audio, and video, usu. over standard telephone lines; a form of broadband transmission.
[1995–2000]
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Noun1.DSL - a generic name for digital lines that are provided by telephone companies to their local subscribers and that carry data at high speeds
Translations

DSL

(Comput, Internet) abbr of digital subscriber lineDSL nt; DSL connection/operator/serviceDSL-Anschluss m/-Betreiber m/-Service m
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Esta presentacion de caso es de una mujer de 44 anos de edad con ASDL y de los detalles de su tratamiento.
Apart from the free technical support number, your line rental and call charges are unaffected by ASDL.
In Argentina, meanwhile, investment in Internet service via rapid telephone line technology known as ASDL has been suspended while importers try to decipher burdensome currency exchange rules for telecom equipment.
Entretanto, en Argentina la inversion en servicio de Internet a traves de la tecnologia de conexion telefonica rapida conocida como ASDL se ha suspendido.
n TELECOMS Regu-lator Etain Doyle has again demonstrated her intent to rule with a cable of iron by challenging Eircom over the prices it wants for the state-of-the-art ASDL service.
Better systems for compression of data are being developed and I expect them to be here before things like ASDL (high speed internet access) and cable modems reach a mass audience.
ASDL, with its price-fixed, unlimited usage, is now available in major cities.
The ASDL is a method of archiving digital information by merging many libraries with different digital data types into one large system accessible by all users.
More and more people are moving to cable modem and ASDL connections to the Internet.
On the other hand, Dell, Cisco and US West's announcement is about delivering ASDL services today, albeit restricted to those customers who sign up to US West's MegaBit service.
Within the next 12 months, you'll be able to choose among cable modems, ASDL, and who knows what other technology for fast residential connection.
15) And in 9:3 ASDL (or the like) = sgl `lion', several scholars have suggested a derivation from Arabic asad + the phonetic complement -ar, as in ABYtl = ptl `father'.