Dolby


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Dol·by

 (dōl′bē)
A trademark for an electronic device that eliminates noise from recorded sound and audio signals.

Dolby

(ˈdɒlbɪ)
n
(Electronics) trademark any of various specialized electronic circuits, esp those used for noise reduction in tape recorders by functioning as companders on high-frequency signals
[named after Ray Dolby (1933–2013), its US inventor]

Dol•by

(ˈdoʊl bi, ˈdɔl-)
Trademark.
a system for reducing high-frequency noise in audiotape using various electronic devices during recording and playback.
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Noun1.Dolby - United States electrical engineer who devised the Dolby system used to reduce background noise in tape recording
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Dolby

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[ˈdɒlbi] modif [system, sound] → Dolby m

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Chutney, who was at the head of the civil service (and who afterwards married Miss Dolby, a young lady only thirteen years of age who had just arrived from school in Europe), was just at the point of proposing to her.
DTS faces a tough fight in trying to dislodge Dolby from its firm place at the top, said Al Griffin, senior editor of Home Theater.
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Dolby is a recognized leader in the delivery of digital entertainment technologies in the home, in the cinema, and on the go," said Marty Jaffe, Executive Vice President, Business Affairs, Dolby Laboratories.
First-of-its-Kind Deal Brings Rich, Realistic Dolby Surround Sound to More Activision Games
Dolby is a strong presence in entertainment technology worldwide," said Marty Jaffe, Executive Vice President of Business Affairs, Dolby Laboratories.
Viewers of IPTV services want home cinema-style sound, just like they get on DVD and other digital TV services," commented Jason Power, Market Development Manager, Dolby Laboratories.
Once again, we thank Dolby for its remarkable contribution to the high quality of our broadcast audio.
We are committed to bringing to market high-quality mastering and encoding tools for the entire postproduction community," said Steve Venezia, Manager, DVD/DTV Broadcast Support, Dolby Laboratories.
Members of Dolby management will lead a conference call open to all interested parties to discuss Dolby Laboratories' Q1 fiscal 2007 financial results at 2:00 p.
Unveils Dolby Volume to Improve the Sound of Broadcast Television