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
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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
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Other Words for Phase

Phase Noun Synonyms: stage, period, development, step
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Online Service

Business / Internet Marketing / Online Service: A business that provides its subscribers with a wide variety of data transmitted over telecommunications lines. Online services provide an infrastructure in which subscribers can communicate with one MORE

Online Photo Printer

Technology / Digital Cameras / Online Photo Printer: A company that receives digital photos uploaded to its Web site, prints them, then sends the prints back by mail or courier. MORE

Online Medical Control

Health / First Aid / Online Medical Control: When taking care of a patient in the field, paramedics must sometimes communicate with a physician. MORE

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