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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 ?
En los anos noventa, OFDM fue explotado en comunicaciones de datos de banda ancha sobre canales moviles de radio FM, lineas de suscripcion digital de alta rata de bit (HDSL, 1,6 Mb/s), asimetricas (ADSL, 1,536 Mb/s), y de muy alta velocidad (VHDSL, 100 Mb/s), ademas de difusion digital de audio (DAB) y de TV (HDTV).
In the nineties, OFDM was exploited for the deployment of broad-band data communications over mobile FM radio channels, it was also used in implementations like High-bit-rate Digital Subscriber Lines (1.6Mbps HDSL), asymmetric lines (1.536Mbps ADSL), and Very High-bit-rate lines (100Mbps VHDSL), as well as in digital audio broadcast (DAB) and TV (HDTV).
Cioffi, "Performance evaluation of a multichannel transceiver system for ADSL and VHDSL services," Selected Areas in Communications, IEEE Journal on, vol.