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surround

Chiefly US
a. a method of capturing wild beasts by encircling the area in which they are believed to be
b. the area so encircled

Surround

An encircling border or decorative frame around a door, window or other opening.

surround

A decorative element or structure around a doorway, fireplace, or window; for example, see arch surround, banded surround, door surround, fireplace surround, Gibbs surround, window surround.
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For rear surround, a VCS-30 speaker set is available that includes the VCS-10 center channel speaker and surround speakers.
SRS Labs surround sound solutions enable the professional broadcast and recording industries with high-performance production, back-haul, storage, and transmission capability.
Elliot Scheiner is widely considered to be the world's leading authority in surround sound recording/mixing.
Dolby Laboratories' reputation for innovation and quality in developing multichannel surround sound technologies is well established with the theatergoer, the home theater enthusiast, and even the most casual listener," said Eggers.
Dolby Pro Logic IIx technology is an important advance in surround sound technology, and it will make our MB86344B even more attractive to home theater enthusiasts as well as makers of sophisticated home theater systems," he added.
THX Surround EX and the processing power of Motorola's DSP56362 puts movie theatre sound at consumers' fingertips," said Valerie Hase, Operations Manager of Motorola's Digital Audio Operations.
True Pro-Logic Multi-Channel Surround Sound with On-Screen Controls
Other attempts to create the image of surround sound through two speakers has resulted in "virtual" rather than true multi-channel audio reproduction.
Surround SCM 5 also includes hyperlink access to files, CVS-style check outs, single sign-on support, and numerous customization and usability enhancements.
To accommodate development teams and users developing products for markets outside North America and Western Europe, Surround SCM 4.
The Studio Surround(TM) sound system in the Infiniti M supports a broad range of surround playback options, giving owners a wider choice of disc formats that can be played through the system.
Surround SCM provides complete control over source code changes to software development teams that require remote access, integrated defect tracking, and advanced branching and merging capabilities, without sacrificing price or ease-of-use.