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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
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DSL

(Comput, Internet) abbr of digital subscriber lineDSL nt; DSL connection/operator/serviceDSL-Anschluss m/-Betreiber m/-Service m
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Apart from the free technical support number, your line rental and call charges are unaffected by ASDL.
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'.
ASDL has grown under his direction to an organization that has performed US$100M worth of research in new methods and tools in the past ten years and is home to 250 researchers including research faculty, Master's, and Ph.
Paton continues, "Armed with the CommuniGate Pro Mobile Unified Communications platform, service providers can deliver scaleable UC services to the multitude of potential SMB customers, which collectively can generate more revenue than large bases of residential or consumer subscriber services such as ASDL and telephony.
Robert Sutton, a former travel agent from Aberdare with an interest in desktop publishing and digital photography, is urging fellow householders and businesses to register for ASDL by signing another petition - at www.
The two NTT arms used to replace such devices free of charge for their ASDL subscribers, the nation's antimonopoly watchdog said.
Actionline has also installed an ASDL line to speed up communications.
Percy Malone 1999 13 Dial-up, ASDL, Web hosting/design Steve Yeager 1997 14 DSL, ISDN, Web hosting, unified messaging, David L.
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'.
Tenders are invited for NCTPS MI - AHP Dismantling the existing good conditioned and unused portions of second hand cast basalt pipes in ASDL:1, 2 & 3 from discharge points (DP:7, 8 & 10) to previous discharge points (1, 2 & 3) for the erection of cast basalt pipes in the damaged stretches at different locations of ASDL:5 and devoluting the unused portions of ASDL; 1, 2 & 3 and dismantled damage pipes released from ASDL 5 to NCTPS stores and commissioning of ASDL:5 for continuous operation.
Broadband access via ASDL at 512kb/sec costs pounds 20.
One of my biggest disappointments last year was the complete failure of BT to roll out ASDL across the country.