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DVD

 (dē′vē-dē′)
n.
A high-density optical disc for storing large amounts of data, especially high-resolution audio-visual material.

[d(igital) v(ideo)d(isc) and d(igital) v(ersatile) d(isc).]

DVD

abbreviation for
(Communications & Information) digital versatile or digital video disk: an optical disk used to store audio, video, or computer data, esp feature films for home viewing

DVD

an optical disc that can store a very large amount of digital data, as text, music, or images.
[1990–95; orig. d(igital) v(ideo) d(isc); then d(igital) v(ersatile) d(isc); now an abbreviation only]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dvd - a digital recording (as of a movie) on an optical disk that can be played on a computer or a television setDVD - a digital recording (as of a movie) on an optical disk that can be played on a computer or a television set
optical disc, optical disk - a disk coated with plastic that can store digital data as tiny pits etched in the surface; is read with a laser that scans the surface
Translations
DVD
dvd
DVD
DVD
DVD
DVD
DVD
digitalna videoplošča
DVD-skiva
ดีวีดี
đĩa DVD
DVD光盘

DVD

A. N ABBR =digital versatile or video discDVD m, disco m de vídeo digital, disco digital polivalente
B. CPD DVD burner Ngrabadora f de DVDs
DVD player Nlector m de DVDs
DVD-Rom NDVD-Rom m
DVD writer Ngrabadora f de DVDs

DVD

[ˌdiːviːˈdiː] n abbr (=digital versatile disc) → DVD m
on DVD → en DVD
I've got that film on DVD → J'ai ce film en DVD.

DVD

n abbr of digital versatileorvideo discDVD f

DVD

:
DVD burner
nDVD-Brenner m
DVD player
nDVD-Player m
DVD recorder
nDVD-Rekorder m
DVD-Rom
nDVD-Rom f
DVD writer
nDVD-Brenner m

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دي في دي DVD dvd DVD δίσκος DVD DVD DVD DVD DVD DVD DVD DVD dvd DVD DVD DVD DVD DVD-skiva ดีวีดี DVD đĩa DVD DVD光盘
References in periodicals archive ?
Memorex DVD+R DL discs are compliant with DVD+RW Alliance specifications.
The first was presented by the DVD+RW Alliance for the plus ("+") format and given the formal name "Double Layer.
Verbatim Corporation, a core member of the DVD+RW Alliance, has announced plans to release 1-16X speed DVD+R media.
The DVD+R/RW format is supported by the DVD+RW Alliance (www.
The DVD+RW Alliance is a voluntary group of over 50 industry-leading personal computing manufacturers, optical storage and electronics manufacturers including Dell, HP, MCC/Verbatim, Philips Electronics, Ricoh Company Ltd.
EINDHOVEN, The Netherlands -- The DVD+RW Alliance, a voluntary association of industry-leading personal computer, optical storage and consumer electronics manufacturers that support the Plus format for DVD recording, has announced the release of version 1.
In addition to the initial trio, other manufacturers joined what is called the DVD+RW Alliance (www.
We look forward to working with Ritek to qualify them as one of our major DVD+RW media suppliers providing consumers with high-quality media to create and preserve custom DVDs," said John Spofford, vice president and general manager, HP Consumer Entertainment Solutions and chairman of the DVD+RW Alliance.
DVD+RW--Introduced in October 2001, DVD+RW is a rewriteable format developed by the DVD+RW Alliance.
TOKYO -- The DVD+RW Alliance, a voluntary association of industry-leading personal computer, optical storage and consumer electronics manufacturers that support the Plus format for DVD recording, has announced that it has started discussions for a new rewritable double layer DVD+RW DL standard that will be finalized by year end.
Memorex is a DVD+RW Products Promotion Group (DPPG) member of the DVD+RW Alliance, a group of industry-leading personal computing, optical storage and electronics manufacturers committed to developing and promoting a universally compatible, rewritable DVD format to enable true convergence between personal computing and consumer electronics products.
Ricoh has been a technology leader since 1936; a pioneer in Optical Recording Media, Ricoh was the worlds first with CD-RW media and drives in 1996/97; and as a core member of the DVD+RW Alliance had the first DVD+RW media and drive products in 2001.