decompressing


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  • noun

Synonyms for decompressing

relieving pressure (especially bringing a compressed person gradually back to atmospheric pressure)

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The concept of decompressing audio on a hardware device has been used with other formats, however the CODECs that decompress the MP3 format have been primarily controlled by the Fraunhofer Institute.
Sigma Designs entered the multimedia market in 1993 with products based on the MPEG (Moving Picture Experts Group) standard for compressing and decompressing digital audio and video signals.
Sigma entered the multimedia market in 1993 with products based on the MPEG (Motion Picture Experts Group) standard for compressing and decompressing digital audio and video signals.
The alternative was to switch calls centrally by decompressing and recompressing voice at the central location, but this degraded voice quality.
The dedicated MPEG2 playback engine included on the REALmagic Hollywood card frees the CPU from decompressing the MPEG2 stream, allowing it to perform other tasks.