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digital television

noun
1.
a television broadcasting technology in which signals are transmitted as a sequence of binary numbers.
2.
a television set that can receive these digital signals.
Also called digital TV.
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digital television

noun
1.
television in which the picture information is transmitted in digital form and decoded at the television receiver
2.
a television set that can decode digital picture information and convert it into visible images
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Contemporary definitions for digital tv
noun

television broadcasting in which the video and audio are transmitted as electronic signals represented by binary numbers that are decoded by a device in or attached to the receiving television set; abbr. DTV

Examples

Digital television can carry more revenue-earning channels on the same amount of bandwidth.

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