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MMCD

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MMCD

(MultiMedia CD) A high-capacity CD specification from Sony and Philips that was merged with the Super Density (SD) format to become DVD. See DVD.
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Stark estimates the MMCD devotes 85% of its resources to larviciding; Szyska estimates 90% of his district's resources are spent on larviciding.
In the digital video configuration, MMCD will allow viewers to watch movies of up to 4.5 hours in length without interruption with digital video and surround sound and other enhancements over current home video entertainment formats.
The construction of a single-layer MMCD is similar to today's standard CD.
Sony's new portable Multimedia CD-ROM Player (MMCD) integrates a CD-ROM XA drive, a DOS-compatible microprocessor, a 256-color LCD display panel, a speaker, a keyboard and a cursor pad in a two-pound package.
G Todd, (1) MB ChB, FCDerm (SA), PhD; A Manjra, (2) MB ChB, PCPacd (SA), Dip Allergology (SA), FAAAAI (USA), M Clin Pharm; W Sinclair, (3) MB ChB, MMcd (Derm); M Levin, (4) MB ChB, FCPaed (SA), Dip Allergology (SA), MMed (Paed), PhD, EAAC1 (UEMS), FAAAAI, FACAAI; R J Green, (5) MB BCh, DCH, FCP (SA), DTM&H, MMed, FCCP, PhD, Dip Allergology (SA), DSc
The source said the project concluding soon would provide further 4500 bbl oil and 12-15 MMCD gas to the system.
Just as a face-to-face meeting and handshake between the PLO's Yasir Arafat and Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu didn't mean that there would immediately be lasting peace in the Middle East, the handshake between the chairmen of Philips and Sony that proposed the MMCD (multimedia CD) standard plus the SD alliance that proposed d Super Disc format didn't mean that you could start writing purchase orders for the new drive, whose name had changed from Digital Video Disc to Digital Versatile Disc drive.
Originally, Sony and Philips had championed their Multimedia Compact Disc (MMCD) format, based on a dual-layer technology, while Toshiba and Matsushita insisted on their own double-sided Super-density Disc.