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DVD

 (dē′vē-dē′)
n.
A high-density optical disc for storing large amounts of data, especially high-resolution audio-visual material.

[d(igital) v(ideo)d(isc) and d(igital) v(ersatile) d(isc).]
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DVD

abbreviation for
(Communications & Information) digital versatile or digital video disk: an optical disk used to store audio, video, or computer data, esp feature films for home viewing
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

DVD

an optical disc that can store a very large amount of digital data, as text, music, or images.
[1990–95; orig. d(igital) v(ideo) d(isc); then d(igital) v(ersatile) d(isc); now an abbreviation only]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dvd - a digital recording (as of a movie) on an optical disk that can be played on a computer or a television setDVD - a digital recording (as of a movie) on an optical disk that can be played on a computer or a television set
optical disc, optical disk - a disk coated with plastic that can store digital data as tiny pits etched in the surface; is read with a laser that scans the surface
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Translations
DVD
dvd
DVD
DVD
DVD
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DVD
digitalna videoplošča
DVD-skiva
ดีวีดี
đĩa DVD
DVD光盘

DVD

A. N ABBR =digital versatile or video discDVD m, disco m de vídeo digital, disco digital polivalente
B. CPD DVD burner Ngrabadora f de DVDs
DVD player Nlector m de DVDs
DVD-Rom NDVD-Rom m
DVD writer Ngrabadora f de DVDs
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

DVD

[ˌdiːviːˈdiː] n abbr (=digital versatile disc) → DVD m
on DVD → en DVD
I've got that film on DVD → J'ai ce film en DVD.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

DVD

n abbr of digital versatileorvideo discDVD f

DVD

:
DVD burner
nDVD-Brenner m
DVD player
nDVD-Player m
DVD recorder
nDVD-Rekorder m
DVD-Rom
nDVD-Rom f
DVD writer
nDVD-Brenner m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

dvd

دي في دي DVD dvd DVD δίσκος DVD DVD DVD DVD DVD DVD DVD DVD dvd DVD DVD DVD DVD DVD-skiva ดีวีดี DVD đĩa DVD DVD光盘
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The DVD Forum demonstrated the latest rewritable DVD devices, including DVD video cameras and DVD-Audio players, and once again promised that we would see DVD-RAM drives in systems from major OEMs, this time in Q3 or Q4 of this year.
Recently, the company's lossless packing compression scheme was selected for use in the new DVD-Audio format.
Version 1.0 DVD-Audio calls for a 5-inch disc that can handle up to six audio channels, and in two-channel stereo can hold over 74 minutes of recorded audio, according to The DVD Forum.
Four technology companies, backed by five major record companies, have unveiled their plan for a DVD-audio copy protection system.
Like its predecessor, the SiI9030, the SiI9034 supports 1080p high-definition video output and the DVD-Audio format.
This includes important standards such as MPEG-1 or -2 audio, MP3, WMA, Dolby AC3, DVD-audio and others.
Audio is typically converted into digital data at 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz (CD), 48 kHz (DVD) or 96 kHz (DVD-Audio) sample rates.
It includes a universal DVD player compatible with DVD-Video, DVD-Audio and multi-channel Super Audio CDs.
But the band sounds stronger than ever - and never more so than on the DVD-Audio version of Say You Will.
Perhaps the DVD-Audio camp feels that all it has to do is wait for the inevitable incursion of DVD-Audio capable hardware.
Warner Music Japan is set to release DVD-audio software titles by timing their releases with the market debut of the Matsushita DVD audio-players, it said.