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What does DVD stand for?

DVD stands for Digital Versatile Disc (formerly Digital Video Disc)

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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Byline: Dave McNary Daily News Staff Writer Home video giant Blockbuster, in a major endorsement of the digital versatile disc format, announced Wednesday that it will begin renting DVD players and titles at 500 stores by the end of the year.
and two other high-tech companies plan to leave an international consortium to make their own version of digital versatile discs that can record, Sony said Wednesday.
A digital versatile disc music format would mean significantly improved sound over what is available from compact disc players, including multichannel surround sound, the Recording Industry of Association of America said.