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A
ADDRESSABLE RESOLUTION
ARTIFACT
ASPECT RATIO

B
BIT RATE
BNC
BRIGHTNESS

C
CAM
CANDELA
COAXIAL CABLE
COLOR
COMPONENT VIDEO
COMPOSITE VIDEO
CONTRAST
CONTRAST RATIO
CONTROLLER
CRT

D
DB
DEINTERLACE
DIRECTTV
DISPLAY
DLP
DNR
DOLBY DIGITAL
DOLBY PRO-LOGIC
DOLBY PRO-LOGIC II
DOLBY SURROUND
DTS
DVD
DVD PLAYER
DVI

E
ELECTRICAL DIGITAL AUDIO

F
FLAT PANEL
FLICKER

H
HANGING DOTS
HDCD
HDMI
HDTV
HOME THEATER IN A BOX

I
I/O
INTERACTIVE TELEVISION
INTERLACE

L
LCD
LETTERBOX MODE
LFE
LINE DOUBLING
LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY

M
MEGACHANGER
MEGAPIXEL
MONITOR
MPEG

N
NEC
NICAM
NTSC

    O
OHM
OPTICAL

P
PAL
PDC
PICTURE IN PICTURE
PIEZO
PIONEER
PIP
PIXEL
PLASMA
PLASMA DISPLAY
PLASMA SCREEN
PREAMP
PREAMPLIFIER
PROGRESSIVE SCAN

Q
Q

R
RCA JACKS
REAR-PROJECTION TELEVISION
RECEIVER
RESOLUTION
RGB
RPTV
RS-232

S
S-VIDEO
SACD
SCAN LINES
SCART
SCREEN BURN
SECAM
SHARP
SUBWOOFER
SVGA

T
THX
TIVO
TUNER

U
UHF

V
VCR
VCR PLUS
VHF
VHS
VIDEO CASSETTE RECORDER

W
WIDESCREEN
WOOFER
WOW-AND-FLUTTER

XYZ
XGA
ZONE

 
 

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