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What does LZW stand for?

LZW stands for Lempel-Ziv-Welch (algorithm)

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

  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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Samples in periodicals archive:

After all, these diagram-paintings are based on Lempel-Ziv-Welch data-compression models and thereby prefigure live-bodied links for transmitting information through social mainframes, as Walczak writes, "to your friends, [or] to a laser printer.