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high-definition television

[hahy-def-uh-nish-uh n] /ˈhaɪˌdɛf əˈnɪʃ ən/
noun
1.
a television system having twice the standard number of scanning lines per frame and producing a sharper image, and greater picture detail.
Abbreviation: HDTV.
Origin
1980-1985
1980-85
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