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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
References in periodicals archive ?
RAD Data Communications Ltd has launched the HCD-4, its new 4-wire HDSL modem for local loop and corporate campus environments.
It is this improved quality of transmission that earns HDSL the label of CopperOptics.
DART automates the HDSL installation procedure for the field technician by including copper and service layers in a single test.
RAD Data Communications Inc has expanded its portfolio of xDSL access devices with the HCD-4 four-wire HDSL modem.
Designed to improve the efficiency of installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting local loop services, the HST-3000, which combines copper and service testing capabilities in a lightweight, battery operated tester, is now able to test HDSL, copper and T1 features in one solution.