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high-definition television

[¦hī def·ə¦nish·ən ′tel·ə‚vizh·ən]
(communications)
A television system with a resolution of more than 1000 scan lines, as compared to 525-625 scan lines in conventional systems. Abbreviated HDTV.
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founded in 1989, manufactures high-resolution LCoS microdisplays for use in high definition televisions and other display applications.
THE STATE OF HIGH DEFINITION TELEVISION 2006 is a detailed and forward-looking report that breaks out HD set sales from other types of digital sets; provides exclusive 10-year projections for the number of cable and DBS HD subs, both tier and non-tier; and allocates the number of digital sets sold to consumers each year among subscribers to cable and satellite platforms, as well as those relying solely on OTA broadcasts.
2005) a whole display area in Hall 26 is devoted to the highly topical subject of High Definition Television (HDTV), under the slogan "TV in a new dimension - Come in and enjoy".
This marks the first time Akimbo has offered broadband-delivered HD content for viewing on subscribers' monitors or high definition televisions.

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