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MPEG-3 definition

compression, standard, algorithm, file format
A proposed variant of the MPEG video and audio compression algorithm and file format. MPEG-3 was intended as an extension of MPEG-2 to cater for HDTV but was eventually merged into MPEG-2.
Not to be confused with MP3 - MPEG-1 layer 3.
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