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P
Puncturing
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P
French term for SCART (connector)
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P-Frame
Predictive-coded (P) Pictures Frame Structure
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P-pictures
Predictive pictures
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PABX
Private Automatic Branch Exchange
Hits: 469
PAD
Packet Assembler/Disassembler, Program Associated Data
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PAL
Phase Alternating Line; Programmable Array Logic
Hits: 543
PALC
Plasma Addressed LCD
Hits: 522
PALE
Programmable Atomic Logic Elements
Hits: 523
PAM
Pulse-Amplitude Modulation
Hits: 471
PARS
Private Advanced Radio Service
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PAT
Program Association Table, (multiplex)(part of SI); Power Alignment Technology
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PAX
Private Automatic Exchange
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PBGA
Plastic Ball Grid Array
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PBX
Private Branch Exchange
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PC
Personal Computer; Printed Circuit
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PCB
Printed Circuit Board
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PCC
Programmer Control Center
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PCI
Peripheral Component Interconnect
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PCM
Pulse Code Modulation
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PCMCIA
Personal Computer Memory Card International Association
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PCN
Personal Communications Network
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PCR
Programmable Clock Reference
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PCS
Program Control System; Personal Communication Services
Hits: 503
PCSN
Private Circuit Switching Network
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PDF
Pulse Density Function; Portable Document Format
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PDFA
Praesodymium-Doped Fibre Amplifiers (1310nm)
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PDH
Plesiosyncronous Digital Heirarchy
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PDM
Phase Division Multiplex ;Passive Display Model: Pulse Duration Modulation
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PDMI
Portable Digital Media Interface
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PDN
Public Data Network; Primary Directory Number
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PECL
Pseudo ___________
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PEL
Picture Element
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PES
Packetized Elementary Stream, Personal Earth Station
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PFD
Power Flux Density
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PFM
Pulse Frequency Modulation
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PGA
Pin Grid Array
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PID
Program Identification, Packet Identifier
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PIN
Personal Identification Number
Hits: 464
PIO
Programmable Input Output
Hits: 554
PIV
Peak Inverse
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PIXEL
Peak Inverse Voltage
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PK
Program Key
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PKI0
Public Key Infrastructure
Hits: 715
PLA
Programmable Logic Array
Hits: 505
PLAR
Private Line Automatic Ring down
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PLC
Programmable Logic Controller
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PLCC
Plastic Leaded Chip Carrier
Hits: 503
PLD
Programmable Logic Device
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PLL
Phase Locked Loop
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PLMN
Public Land Mobile Network
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PLR
Private Link Repeater
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PLUGE
Picture Line Up Generator Equipment
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PM
Phase Modulation, Poly-phase Matched
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PMR
Private Mobile Radio
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PMT
Program Map Table (multiplex) (part of SI)
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PN
Pseudo-random Number
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PNNI
Private Network to Network Interface
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POCSAG
Post Office Code Standardisation Advisory Group
Hits: 449
POF
Plastic Optical Fibre
Hits: 440
PON
Passive Optical Network
Hits: 498
POP
Proof Of Performance / Point of Presence
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POS
Programmable Option Select
Hits: 475
POTS
Plain Old Telephone Service
Hits: 490
PPM
Pulse Position Modulation
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PPP
Point - to - Point Protocol
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PPV
Pay Per View
Hits: 470
PQFP
Plastic Quad Flatpack
Hits: 508
PRA
Primary Rate Access ( 2Mb/s - ISDN )
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PRBS
Pseudo Random Binary Sequence; Pseudo Random Bit Sequence
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PRF
Pulse Repetition Frequency
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PRI
Primary Rate Interface
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PROM
Programmable Read Only Memory
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PSD
Power Spectral Density; Programmable System Device
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PSDN
Packet Switched Data Network
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PSI
Program Specific Information (part of SI)
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PSK
Phase Shift Keying
Hits: 465
PSS
Packet Switched System/ Service
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PSTN
Public Switched Telephone Network
Hits: 539
PSTS
Profile Specific Test Specification
Hits: 449
PSU
Power Supply Unit
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PT
Packet Terminal
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PTL
PASS Transistor Logic
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PTM
Pulse Time Modulation
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PTS
Presentation Time Stamp
Hits: 514
PTT
Postal, Telephone and Telegraph
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PTX
Packet Transfer Exchange
Hits: 416
PVC
Permanent Virtual Connection
Hits: 432
PVR
Personal Video Recorder
Hits: 476
PWA
Printed Wiring Assembly
Hits: 476
PWB
Printed Wiring Board
Hits: 444
PWM
Pulse-Width Modulation
Hits: 501
PWR
Power
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