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DVD

abbrevation for digital video disk, an optical computer disk that is used to digitally store large graphic and video content in two layers (gold and silver). A DVD can hold many gigabytes of information. Commercial DVDs contain entire motion pictures or other video data. Compare compact disc.

DVD

Digital versatile disk, digital video disk Informatics An optical disk capable of storing ≥ 4 GB of audiovisual data. Cf CD.

DVD,

n the acronym for digital versatile disk or digital video disk. A high-density compact disk for storing large amounts of data, especially high-resolution audio-video material.
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DVDs, or digital versatile discs, are the same size as compact discs with seven times the capacity.
The deal will triple Carlton's capacity to produce so-called digital versatile discs, which offer a potentially lucrative revenue source to Hollywood studios.
The DVD Forum is an international association of hardware manufacturers, software firms, content providers and other users of Digital Versatile Discs.
Migration from red to blue laser technology in next generation DVD drives will enable reading and writing functions on Digital Versatile Discs for storing more than 27GB which is equivalent to more than 10 hours of TV broadcasting.

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