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Online Computer Terms Dictionary - M


<compression, standard, algorithm, file format> A proposed variant of the MPEG video and audio compression algorithm and file format. MPEG-3 was intended as an extension of MPEG-2 to cater for HDTV but was eventually merged into MPEG-2.

Not to be confused with MP3 - MPEG-1 layer 3.

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Nearby terms: MPEG-2 LSF MPEG-2 MC MPEG-2 Multi Channel Extention MPEG-3 MPEG-4 MPEG-4 AAC Main Profile MPEG-4 AAC SSR