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decode

[dē′kōd]
(communications)
To translate coded characters into a more understandable form.

decode

(cryptography)
To apply decryption.

decode

(1) To convert coded data back into its original form. Contrast with encode.

(2) See decrypt.
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The PWM2020L chip for use in ATSC systems can decode a single MP@HL stream of compressed digital video.
From initial deployment to long-term maintenance, the EtherPeek product line covers the full spectrum of Ethernet management requirements -- from basic protocol decodes to advanced VoIP troubleshooting and analysis.
High performance graphics acceleration with bit-BLT, raster operations, vector font rendering, JPEG decode acceleration and line drawing functions.
Scott Haugdahl, "The Enabler brings thousands of decodes developed by the Ethereal community into the Peek family.
Network General(TM) Corporation, the pioneer and global leader in enterprise application and network performance analysis, today announced the capability to decode the multicast protocols Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) and Internet Group Membership Protocol (IGMP) to help ensure smooth and timely delivery of information over those networks.
Network General(TM) Corporation, the pioneer and global leader in enterprise application and network performance analysis, today announced the capability to decode the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol to help ensure transactions are processed securely and seamlessly.
It will decode and display all standard ATSC digital TV signals at any resolution that the television set can accommodate, up to and including HDTV.
DVinci HD also constitutes a powerful audio tool as it decodes MPEG levels 1 and 2, MP3, and WAV files and outputs balanced differential audio as well as digital PCM, AC3 and Sp/Diff.
Dolby Pro Logic II gracefully decodes any two-channel source material, ranging from stereo music to Dolby Surround content, as Dolby Pro Logic II content.
The FDCCH Decoding Receiver for IS-136 decodes system identity (SID) and Dedicated Control Channel (DCCH) structure messages from the FDCCH, demodulating IS-136 layer 3 messages and Digital Verification Color Code (DVCC) messages on control and traffic channels, all in one receiver.