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A/D
Analog-to-Digital converter
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AAB
Auto Answer Back
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AAC
Advanced Audio Coding
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AACS
Advanced Access Content System
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AAL's
ATM Adaption Layers
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AAM
Audio Adaptor Modules
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AAR
Automatic Alternative Route
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ABI
Application Binary Interface (Unix)
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ABM
Adaptive Bandwidth Management
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ABR
Available Bit Rate
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AC
Alternating Current
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AC-3
Audio Codec 3
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ACC
Advanced Computer Communications
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ACD
Automatic Call Distribution
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ACIA
Asynchronous Communications Interface Adaptor
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ACK
Acknowledge ( char06 - 06H )
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ACM
Audio Compressor Module
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ACO/LT
Alarm Cut Off / Lamp Test
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ACP
Adjacent Channel Power
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ACR
Attenuation to Crosstalk Ratio
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ACT
Absolute Congestion Threshold
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ADC
Analogue to Digital Converter
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ADCCMP
Advanced data Communications Control Procedures (ANSI X3,66)
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ADI
Automatic or Alternate Digit Inversion
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ADM
Add/Drop Multiplex
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ADP
Automatic Data Processing
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ADPCM
Adaptive Differential Pulse Code Modulation
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ADSI
Analogue Display Services Interface
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ADSL
Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line
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ADX
Automatic Data Exchange
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AE
Aerial
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AES/EBU
Audio Engineering Society/European Broadcasting Union
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AF
Audio Frequency
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AFC
Automatic Frequency Control
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AFD
Active Format Descriptor
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AFT
Automatic Fine Tuning
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AGC
Automatic Gain Control
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AIN
Advanced Intelligent Network
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AIS
Alarm Indication Signal
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ALAPB
Autosynchronous Link Access Protocol, Balanced
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ALC
Automatic Level Control
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ALI
Automatic Location Identification
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ALN
Adaptive Logic Network
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ALSC
Automatic Level and Slope Control
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ALU
Arithmetic and Logic Unit
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AM
Amplitude Modulation
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AM-VSB
Amplitude Modulation - Vestigial Sideband
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AMI
Alternate Mark Inversion
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AML
Amplitude Modulated Link
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AMLCD
Active Matrix LCD
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AMPS
American Mobile Phone System/Advanced Mobile Phone System
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AMUSE
Advanced Multimedia Services for Residential Users
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ANGA
Annual European trade show for Cable, Broadband and Satellite in Cologne Germany
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ANI
Automatic Number Identification
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ANM
Advanced Network Management
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ANS
Automatic Network Synchronization
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ANS v2
Automatic Network Synchronization version 2
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ANSI
American National Standards Institute
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ANSU
American National Standards Unit
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AOS
Alternative Operator Services
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APC
Angular Physical Contact
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APD
Avalanche Photo Diode
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API
Application Programming Interface
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APPN
Advanced Peer to Peer Networking
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APS
Automatic Protection Switching
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AQA
Activity Qualified Access
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ARCnet
Advancd Resource Computer Network
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ARM.
Advanced Risc Machines
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ARPA
Advanced Research Projects Agency
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ARQ
Automatic Repeat Request
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ARU
Automatic Response Unit
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ASC
Abnormal Station Code; Automatic Slope Control
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ASCII
American Standard Code for Information Interchange
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ASIC
Application Specific Integrated Circuit
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ASID
Application Specific Integrated Device
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ASK
Amplitude Shift Keying
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ASR
Automatic Send Receive
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ATDM
Asynchronous Time Division Multiplex(er)
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ATE
Automated Test Equipment
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ATIS
Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions
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ATM
Asynchronous Transfer Mode
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ATS
Abstract Test Suite
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ATSC
Advanced Television Systems Committee
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ATV
Advanced Television
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AUI
Attachment Unit Interface (Ethernet - 15 oin)
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AV
Audio-Video
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AVC
Advanced Video Coding
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AVI
Audio Video Interleave (Microsoft)
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AVS
Audio Video Standard
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AWC
Area Wide Center
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AWG
American Wire Gauge
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AWGN
Additive White Gausian Noise
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