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codec

(ˈkəʊˌdɛk)
n
(Electronics) electronics a set of equipment that encodes an analogue speech or video signal into digital form for transmission purposes and at the receiving end decodes the digital signal into a form close to its original
[C20: from co(de) + dec(ode)]
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