set-top box

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set-top box

n
(Telecommunications) a device which converts the signals from a digital television broadcast into a form which can be viewed on an analogue television set
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set-top box

n (TV) → Digitalreceiver m, → d-box® f
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We are proud to be ahead of the curve in a rapidly growing industry, evolving from a set-top unit designer and manufacturer to an over-the-top (OTT) content provider, connecting with different generations, while continuing to incorporate the enthusiasm, audacity, innovation and determination that are the fundamental values of our community," he added.
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