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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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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.
UEI remotes will be available in early summer of 2006 and are slated to ship with a comprehensive lineup of Mitsubishi high definition televisions, including the premium Diamond Series products, which provide Mitsubishi's best picture quality to date.
NEW YORK -- Mitsubishi Electric, a pioneer in the development of high end, high definition televisions, announced today that it has agreed to be the charter sponsor of MHD, the new high definition music channel from MTV Networks Music Group, a division of Viacom Inc.

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