A format for tape cassettes similar to ordinary audiocassettes but with digital rather than analog recording.
- Signal compression techniques are required for efficient storage of digital audio on media such as digital compact cassettes and mini-discs.
- Even mini discs and digital compact cassettes should be placed in their boxes.
- At present a digital compact cassette usually is designed for use with both digital compact cassettes and conventional analogue compact cassettes.
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Syllabification: dig·it·al com·pact cas·sette
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