Definition of digital compact cassette in English:

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digital compact cassette

(abbreviation DCC)


A format for tape cassettes similar to ordinary audiocassettes but with digital rather than analog recording.
Example sentences
  • 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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