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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).]
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(Telecommunications) digital subscriber line
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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.
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|Noun||1.||DSL - a generic name for digital lines that are provided by telephone companies to their local subscribers and that carry data at high speeds|
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DSL(Comput, Internet) abbr of digital subscriber line → DSL nt; DSL connection/operator/service → DSL-Anschluss m → /-Betreiber m → /-Service m
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