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Unformatted text preview: uters. MPEG audio: A standard data compression technique for digital audio data. MS-DOS: Stands for Microsoft Disk Operating System. A single-user operating system that was popularly used for personal computers in the 1980s. Multi-access bus network: A network in which a single transmission medium is shared by all nodes. Multihop wireless networks: Wireless networks designed to provide wireless communications capability in an environment where there is no wired infrastructure yet connectivity must be maintained among users who can move around arbitrarily and can at times not be in direct transmission range of each other. Multimedia: Use of more than one media (such as text, graphics, animation, audio and video) for information presentation. Multimedia computer system: A computer system that has the capability to integrate two or more types of media (text, graphics, animation, audio, and video) for the purpose of generation, storage, representation, manipulation and access of multimedia information. Multimedia database: A collection of multimedia data items, such as text, graphics, animation, audio, and video. Multimedia DBMS A set of programs to define, create, store, access, manage, and query the multimedia databases. Multimedia synchronization: Deals with mechanisms to ensure the desired temporal ordering among a set of multimedia objects in a multimedia presentation. Multiple SubNyquist Sampling Encoding (MUSE) An HDTV broadcasting standard used in Japan. Multiplexing: The method of dividing a physical channel into many logical channels so that a number of independent signals may be simultaneously transmitted on it. Multiprocessing: A term used to describe interconnected computer configurations or computers with two or more independent CPUs that have the ability to simultaneously execute several programs. Multiprocessor: A computer system consisting of two or more CPUs under a common control. Multiprogramming: Interleaved execution of two or more different and independent programs by the same computer. Multitasking: Concurrent execution of multiple jobs (often referred to...
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