PVC

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PVC

abbr.
1. photovoltaic cell
2. polyvinyl chloride
3. premature ventricular contraction

PVC

abbreviation for
(Elements & Compounds) polyvinyl chloride; a synthetic thermoplastic material made by polymerizing vinyl chloride. The properties depend on the added plasticizer. The flexible forms are used in hosepipes, insulation, shoes, garments, etc. Rigid PVC is used for moulded articles

PVC

polyvinyl chloride.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.PVC - a polymer of vinyl chloride used instead of rubber in electric cables
polyvinyl resin, vinyl polymer, vinyl resin - a thermoplastic derived by polymerization from compounds containing the vinyl group
2.PVC - irregularity of cardiac rhythm; recurrent occurrences can be a precursor of ventricular fibrillation
arrhythmia, cardiac arrhythmia - an abnormal rate of muscle contractions in the heart
Translations
PVC

PVC

N ABBR =polyvinyl chloridePVC m

PVC

[ˌpiːviːˈsiː] n abbr (=polyvinyl chloride) → PVC m

PVC

abbr of polyvinyl chloridePVC nt

PVC

[ˌpiːviːˈsiː] n abbr =polyvinyl chloridePVC

PVC

abbr premature ventricular contraction. V. contraction.
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This means that ATM DSLAMs must transport each customer's traffic on separate permanent virtual circuits (PVCs), and each class of traffic for each customer on separate PVCs.
use of sub-frames to transport several voice and data channels over a single Permanent Virtual Circuit (PVC).
Once you establish and loop back a permanent virtual circuit (PVC), generate and transmit traffic through several virtual channels and paths to confirm that the switches at the customer premises and in the network are properly configured.

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