DSL DSL noun [countable]
COMPUTING TELECOMMUNICATIONS digital subscriber line a type of telephone line that provides people with a fast connection to the Internet, digital television, and telephone services

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ABBREVIATION for Digital Subscriber Line: a technology that uses ordinary phone lines to provide a fast connection to the internet without interrupting phone service: »

DSL in Japan is often five to ten times as fast as what is widely offered by U.S. cable providers, generally viewed as the fastest American carriers.

Compare ADSL(Cf. ↑ADSL)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • DSL — 〈EDV; Abk. für engl.〉 Digital Subscriber Line (digitaler Teilnehmeranschluss), Technik zur digitalen Übertragung von Daten * * * DSL [de:|ɛs |ɛl ], das; [Abk. für engl. digital subscriber line = digitale Anschlussleitung] (Nachrichtent., EDV):… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • DSL — DSL: Damn Small Linux. Предметно ориентированный язык программирования (англ. domain specific programming language, domain specific language, DSL). xDSL (англ. digital subscriber line цифровая абонентская линия) семейство технологий 90… …   Википедия

  • Dsl — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • DSL — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda DSL puede referirse a: Protocolos de banda ancha de Internet: ADSL Digital Subscriber Line (Línea de abonado digital) Otros Damn Small Linux Domain Specific Language: Lenguaje Específico de Dominio Obtenido de DSL… …   Wikipedia Español

  • DSL — See digital subscriber line technology. Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010 …   Law dictionary

  • DSL — 〈EDV; Abk. für engl.〉 Digital Subscriber Line (digitaler Teilnehmeranschluss), Technik zur digitalen Übertragung von Daten …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • DSL — [ˌdi: es ˈel] n technical digital subscriber line a telephone line that has special equipment which allows it to receive information from the Internet, or send information at very high speeds …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • DSL — das; Abk. für engl. digital subscriber line »digitale Anschlussleitung«> Sammelbegriff für Datenleitungen, mit denen Daten in einer hohen Bandbreite digital übertragen werden können (EDV) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • DSL — (Digital Subscriber Line) digital telephone technology that allows data transmission of up to 1.544 megabits per second using ordinary telephone lines (Telecommunications) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • DSL — digital subscriber line <englisch, »digitale Anschlussleitung«> (EDV Technik, mit der Daten in hoher Bandbreite digital übertragbar sind) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

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