MPEG

MPEG

[em-peg]
noun
1.
a set of standards and file format for compression of digital video and audio data.
2.
a file compressed in this format.

Origin:
1990–95; M(oving) P(icture) E(xperts) G(roup), developer of the standards

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MPEG (ˈɛmˌpɛɡ)
 
n
computing a standard file format for compressing video images and audio sounds
 
[C20: technique devised by the M(otion) P(icture) E(xperts) G(roup)]

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MPEG   (ěm'pěg')  Pronunciation Key 
  1. Short for Moving Pictures Expert Group.

  2. Any of a set of standards established for the compression of digital audio and video data.


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