Phase Alternate Line (PAL)

Technology / Television (TV) / Phase Alternate Line (PAL): The television broadcast standard in Europe and parts of Asia: (excluding France and Eastern Europe, where SECAM is the standard). PAL signals have 25 frames per second, and so are incompatible with NTSC TV. The PAL Standard transmits (625) lines of resolution, nearly (20%) more than the U.S. NTSC Standard of (525 lines).

Other Words for Alternate

Alternate Verb Synonyms: rotate, exchange, change, interchange, take turns, go or take, in turn, change off, interexchange
Alternate Adjective Synonyms: in rotation, successive, every other, every second
Alternate Noun Synonyms: variant, alternative, (second) choice, substitute, deputy, stand-in, backup, understudy, pinch-hitter, Baseball designated hitter

Other Words for Line

Line Adjective Synonyms: mark, pencil-mark, pen-mark, rule, score, stroke, underline, underscore, diagonal, slash, virgule, shilling-mark, solidus, separatrix, oblique
Line Verb Synonyms: interline, cover, face, ceil
Line Noun Synonyms: wrinkle, crease, crinkle, furrow, crow's-foot

Other Words for Phase

Phase Noun Synonyms: stage, period, development, step

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