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10 Bit

2 T Pulse

4:0:0

4:2:2

4:4:4

4 Fsc

802.11

8-millimeter Video

AC- 3

ACC

acoustics 

Active Video

Adaptive Comb Filter

ADC

ADTV

AES/EBU

AGC

Alarm Camera Scanner

Aliasing Noise

Alpha Channel

Alpha Mix

alternating current ( AC) 

ambient light 

ambient noise 

AMORPHEOUSLCD

amplifier 

amplitude 

Amplitude Modulation

analog 

Analog Monitor

Analog Video Signal

ANAMORPHICSIGNAL/DVD

Ancillary Data

angularly reflective screen 

Animation

ANSI

Antialiasing

AP–ACCESSPOINT

Aperture

APERTUREGRILL

APL

artifacts 

aspect ratio 

Aspect Ratio

attenuate 

ATV

Audio

audio processor 

audio signal 

audio transduction 

Audio/ Video Glossary

Audio Bandwidth

Audio Dub

Audio Editing

Audio Equalization

Audio Exciter

Audio-follow-video Switcher

Audio Mixing

Audio Noise

Audio- Video

Audio- Video Combiner

Automatic Noise Gate

AVI

Back Porch

balanced circuit 

Balanced Signal

bands 

Bandwidth

bandwidth limiting 

Bandwidth Compression

Baseband Video

bend radius 

BER

Beta(max)

Betacam

Betacam-sx

bi-directional polar pattern 

bit depth 

bit 

Black Burst

Black Burst Generator

Blacker Than Black

Black Level

Black Level Clamping

Blanking Retrace Period

block diagram 

blocking 

Blooming

Blue Key

BLUETOOTH

BLURAY

BMP

BNC

Boost-cut

Border

Bottles

Bounce Signal

boundary microphone 

Breezway

buffer amplifier 

Burst

Burst Gate

bus (buss) 

Bypassing

byte 

Cable Equalization

CABLEREFLECTIONS

Cable Tv(catv)

Camcorder

Camera

Camera Breakout

Camera Supply

capacitance 

capacitive reactance 

captive screw connector 

Cardioid

CAT 5

CATV 

Ccd(charge Coupled Device)

CCIR

CCIR 601

CCIR 656

CCTV (closed Circuit Tv)

CD

CDI

CDMT

CDTM

CGA (color Graphics Adapter)

Character Generator

Chip-set

Chroma Corrector

Chroma Key

Chroma Noise

Chrominance Level

Clamping

Cliff Effect

Clipping

clock adjustment 

Closed Captioning

coaxial cable 

CODEC 

Color Bar

Color Burst

Color Decoder

COLORDEPTH

Color Difference

Color Field

Color Frame

Color Identification Signal

Colorization

Color Killer

Color Phase

Color Processing

Color Processor

Color Space

Color Subcarrier

Color Temperature

Comb Filter

combiner 

common-mode rejection ratio ( CMRR) 

common-mode 

Communication Protocol

Component Digital

Component Video

compression 

compressor 

condenser microphones 

conductor 

cone 

conferencing systems 

continuity 

Contour

Contrast

Contrast Mixing

control track 

Coupling

CPU 

CR,CB

Cross Fading

Cross Planes

CROSSTALK

CRT

current 

curvature of field 

D1

D2

D3

D5

D9

DAB

DAC

DAT

Data Compression

Data Superimposition

DB

DBS

d BSPL 

DCT

DDC

DDWG

decibel 

Decimation

Decimation Filter

Decoder

Definition Of A Picture

deflection coil 

DE-INTERLACING

delay 

Delay Correction

demodulator 

Demultiplexer(demux)

depth-of-field 

Differential Gain

Differential Phase

diffusion 

digital 

Digital Disk Recorder

Digital-s

digital-to-analog converter 

D-ILA

DIN

direct current ( DC) 

direct sound 

dispersion 

Display Port

Distortion

distributed sound 

Distribution Amplifier

DLP 

DLP/DMD

document camera 

Dolby(noise Reduction)

Dolby(surround)

DOLBY( Surround/digital)

DOLBY True HD

dome 

DOTPITCH

Double-edge Enhancing

Downstream Keying

DR,DB

driver 

Dropout

Drop Shadow

D-sub connector 

DTV

Dubbing

DV

DVB

DVC

DV Cam

DVC Pro

DVD

DVE

DVI

DVI-D 

DVI-I 

dynamic microphone 

early reflected sound 

EAV

EBU

echo cancellation 

EDGEBLENDING

EDGEBLENDING

Edge Enhancing

EDH

EDID

Editing Controller

EGA (enhanced Graphics Adapter)

EIA

EIA Color Bars

Eight Millimeter Video

electromagnetic interference ( EMI) 

Electronic Color Filter

emissive technology 

encoded 

Encoding(color)

ENG

Enhancing(video Image)

EPS

EQ.

equalizer 

Equalizing Pulses

equipment rack 

Ethernet 

Eureka

expander 

F connector 

Fading

FCC

feedback 

Fiber Optics

field 

filter 

Find Page

Firewire(ilink)

fixed matrix 

flex life 

FLI/FLC

Flicker

Floppy Disk

focal length 

focus 

footcandle 

footprint

Format(video)

Four:four:four(4:4:4)

Four:two:two(4:2:2)

Four:zero:zero(4:0:0)

Four Fsc(4fsc)

frame 

Frame Grabber

Frame Synchronizer

Freeze Frame

frequency 

Frequency Modulation

Frequency Response

Frequency Synthesis

fresnel lens 

front screen projection 

Front Page

Front Porch

f-stop 

fundamental frequency 

gain 

Gamma

Gamma Correction

Ganged Fading

gate 

gauge 

GEM

Generation

Generation Loss

Genlocking

glass bead screen 

Graphic File Format

graphics adaptors 

Graphics Co-processor/ Accelerator

Graphics Program

grounding 

Ground Loop

Group Delay

Hard Disk

harmonics 

HDCP

HDMI

HD-SDI

HDTV

headend 

heat sink 

Helical Scan

hemispheric polar pattern 

hertz ( Hz) 

Hi-8

Hi-color

Hiss

horizontal blanking interval 

horizontal blanking 

Horizontal And Vertical Sync Pulses

Horizontal Tilt

horns 

hot spot 

HOTSWAPPING

HSI

HSL

HSV

HUE

HUM

I,Q

I2 C

IDBIT/TERMINATION

IDTV(EDTV)

IEEE

IEEE 1394

IFF

If Loop

IM

Impedance Matching

inductance 

inductive reactance 

insulation 

Intelsat

Interactive TV

interlaced scanning 

Interlacing

Intermediate Frequency(if)

Interpolation

Inverse Square Law 

IP (internet protocol) 

IR

IRE

IRE(INSTITUTEOFRADIOENGINEERS, North America)

ITU

jacket 

Jitter

JOG

Jpeg/ Mpeg

junction box 

KEY

keystone error 

KEYSTONEEFFECT

K- Factor

LAN (local area network) 

lavalier 

Layer Ii

LCD

L Co S 

LED 

lenticular 

limiter 

Line Compensation

Line Doubler/ Quadrupler

LINEDOUBLER/QUADRUPLER/SCALER

Line-up

Link Pattern

Lip Sync

Lna/lnb

Load Resistance

local monitor

logarithm 

Logo Generator

LOGOGENERATOR/INSERTER

Looping

loudspeaker 

LTC

Luma Noise

LUMEN

Luminance

LUX

LVDS

LZW

MAC

matrix decoder 

Matrix Switching

matte white screen 

Matv

Measurement Of Audio Level

media retrieval system 

Mesecam

microphone sensitivity 

Microphone Amplification

Microphone Impedance

midrange 

MII

mixer 

Mjpeg

modular connector 

modulator 

Moire

MOIRÉ

monophonic 

Morphing

Mpeg-1

Mpeg-2

MPEG- 4

MPEG- 7

Mtbf

Multiburst

Multidistribution

Multimedia

multimeter 

Multiplexer(mux)

multipoint 

Multiscan Monitor

native resolution 

near-field 

Negative Effect

NF

Nicam

nit 

Noise

Noise Gate

Noise Reduction

Nonlinearity

notch filter 

Nrz/nrzi

Ntsc(national Television Standards Committee)

Nyquist Frequency

octave 

Off-line

Ohm’s Law 

Oirt

omni-directional 

On-line

operating system ( OS) 

oscilloscope 

overhead projector 

Overlay

Oversampling

Overscan

Overshoot

Pal(phase Alternation Line)

Palplus

Patch Panel

PCX

peak 

peaking 

Pedestal

phantom power 

phase 

Phase Error

Phoenix( R)

phone connector 

phono 

phosphor 

Pict/pct/pic

Picture Border Softness

Picture Element/ Pixel

Picture Sharpness

pink noise 

PIP

Pixel

Plasma display panel ( PDP) 

Playback

point-source 

point-to-point 

polar pattern 

Porch- Front/back

Posterization

Post-production

Pr/ Pb

Pre-enhancement

Preview Bus

primary optic 

Primary Colors

prism 

Processing Amplifier(procamp)

Program Bus

progressive scanning 

pulling tension 

pure tone 

QUAD-SPLIT

QUANTIZATION

QUANTIZATIONNOISE

rack unit ( RU) 

radio frequency interference ( RFI) 

Radio Frequency(rf)

RAM 

rarefaction 

raster 

ratio 

RCA 

REARPROJECTION

REARPROJECTIONTV

Reclocking

reflection 

reflective technology 

refraction 

REMOTECONTROL

Remote Socket

resistance 

resolution 

retrace time 

retro unit 

RETURNLOSS

reverberant sound 

RF system 

Rf Amplification

Rf Conversion

Rf Distribution

Rf Modulation

Rgb(red/green/blue)

RGBHV 

RGBS 

R Gs B 

ring 

Rise Time

ROM 

RS- 170/ 170a

RS- 232

Rs Gs Bs 

sampling rate 

satellite television 

SAV

Saw Filter

Saw Modulator

scaler 

Scan Converter

Scart

scattering 

Screen Splitter

SDI

SDI Check Signal

SDTV 

SECAM (sequential Couleur A Memorie)

Sepia

Serial Port

Serial To Parallel Converter

Serrations

Servo

shield 

shotgun microphone 

Shuttle

signal generator 

Signal-to-noise Ratio

Sine X/X

Skewing

SMATV 

Smpte

Smpte125m

Smpte244m

Smpte259m

Snow

Sound On Sync

Speakon(c)

Special Effects

Special Effects Generators

SPG

spherical aberration 

splitter 

Staircase

star 

Stereo Mixing

stereophonic 

Stereo Simulation

Stillstore

streaming video and audio 

subwoofers 

super cardioid polar pattern 

Super-vga

Super Vhs(s-vhs, S-video)

surface mount microphone 

surround sound 

S- Video 

Sweep

Switcher

Synchronization(sync)

Sync Restoration

Sync Stripping

system 

Tally Control

taps 

TBC (time Base Corrector)

TDM (time Division Multiplex)

Telecine

Tele-prompter

Teletext

Ten Bit(10 Bit)

tensile strength 

Termination Switch

TFT Screen

TGA/TARGA

throw distance 

TIFF

Time Code

Titling

TP

Tracking

Transcoding

transient disturbance 

transmissive technology 

Transponder

Tri-level Sync

TRS 

True Color

TS 

TTL (transistor-transistor Logic)

TTL Monitor

TVRO

tweeters 

twisted pair 

Two-t(2t) Pulse

U,V

unbalanced circuit 

Underscan

unity gain 

Up-link

User Preferences

UTP 

Vectorscope

vertical blanking 

Vertical Interval Switching

Vertical Tilt

Vga(video Graphics Array)

VHS

VHS-C

Video Bandwidth

Video Camera

Video Disc

Video Editing

Video Enhancer

Video Gain

Video Mixer

Video Printer

Video Wall

viewing angle 

viewing cone 

VITC

VOD

volt 

voltage 

VSWR

WAN 

Waveform Monitor

wavelength 

webcast 

webinar

Weighted S/n Ratio

white noise 

White Balance

White Limiter

Wide Screen Projector

Wiping

wire 

WLAN 

WMF

woofers 

Word Index

X

XLR

YC (luminance And Chrominance)

YUV

Zoom Lens