digital television


noun

a television broadcasting technology in which signals are transmitted as a sequence of binary numbers.
a television set that can receive these digital signals.

Nearby words

  1. digital signal,
  2. digital signature,
  3. digital subtraction angiography,
  4. digital switchover,
  5. digital technology,
  6. digital tv,
  7. digital versatile disk,
  8. digital video,
  9. digital video recorder,
  10. digital videocassette

Also called digital TV.

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British Dictionary definitions for digital television

digital television

noun

television in which the picture information is transmitted in digital form and decoded at the television receiver
a television set that can decode digital picture information and convert it into visible images
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