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asymmetric compression
A data compression technique that requires more processing capability to compress than to decompress. Note: Asymmetric compression is typically used for the mass distribution of programs on media such as CD ROM, where significant expense can be incurred for the production and compression of data but the retrieval (or the playback) system must be low in cost. [After Silicon]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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