DCT may refer to:

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In computing and technology:

  • DCT (videocassette format), a videocassette format developed by Ampex
  • Dual-clutch gearbox, aka Dual Clutch Transmission, an automotive technology with gear-shifts faster than Formula One has achieved
  • Discovery Channel Telescope, a 4.2 meter telescope currently under development
  • Director Control Tower, the controlling station for guns on a British warship, see British ordnance terms
  • Digital cable, Digital Cable Terminal, the generic term for the set-top box required to receive digital cable
  • DCT, Digital Core Technology, a baseband generation of Nokia mobile phones
  • .dct A proprietary audio file format for digital dictation

On warships:

  • Depth charge thrower, a mortar-like weapon used to launch depth charges at targets distant from the ship
  • Director Control Tower, a facility equipped to direct and control a ship's gun battery

In entertainment:


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  • DCT —   [Abk. für Discrete Cosinus Transformation, dt. »diskrete Kosinus Transformation«], mathematisches Verfahren zur Komprimierung, das bei der Kodierung von Daten gemäß der Formate JPEG und MPEG benutzt wird. Es ähnelt der diskreten Fourier… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • dct — (document) paper which provides information or evidence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • DCT — Transformée en cosinus discrète La transformée en cosinus discrète ou TCD (de l anglais : DCT ou Discrete Cosine Transform) est une transformation proche de la transformée de Fourier discrète (DFT). Le noyau de projection est un cosinus et… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dct — IntroductionA variable codec audio file format designed for dictation by [http://www.nchsoftware.com NCH Software] . It has dictation header information and can be encrypted (often required by medical confidentiality laws). The standard dct… …   Wikipedia

  • DCT — Die Abkürzung DCT steht für dc Talk Diskrete Kosinustransformation Digital Carrier Time Digital Carrier Trunk Dopachrom Tautomerase, ein Enzym Dual Clutch Transmission; siehe Doppelkupplungsgetriebe. Dreams Come True, eine japanische Band Digital …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • DCT — Discrete Cosine Transform (Computing » General) Discrete Cosine Transform (Academic & Science » Astronomy) Discrete Cosine Transform (Academic & Science » Physics) * Discrete Cosine Transformation (Academic & Science » Mathematics) * Daily… …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • DCT — detached ciliary tuft; direct Coombs test; discrete cosine transform; distal convoluted tubule; diurnal cortisol test; dynamic computed tomography …   Medical dictionary

  • DCT — • Discrete Cosine Transformation CCITT Kompressionsalgorithmus • Digital Carrier Time • Digital Carrier Trunk • (TLA) Dictionary …   Acronyms

  • DCT — ● ►en sg. f. ►MATH Discrete Cosine Transform. Technique utilisée dans la compression JPEG. Cela fait trop longtemps que je n ai pas fait de maths pour vous expliquer plus en détails comment ça marche... Mais grosso modo, le principe est de… …   Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone