from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. digital audiotape

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • Digital Audio Tape — a digital data storage tape format using a dual-spooled cartridge and magnetic tape, used for digital audio and data storage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. digital audiotape, a digitally encoded tape recording of sound; -- in contrast to the usual analog audio tape.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An abbreviation of dative.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a digital tape recording of sound


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  • The detainee, who is referred to as DAT 326, told the U.S. soldiers how he had been abused for hours by his Iraqi captors - a claim backed by a U.S. medical exam. - News

  • The first analysis conducted at the request of the DAT was a test of the downstream heating effects of upstream damage sites.

  • The AHRA requires the manufacturers of a certain type of digital audio equipment (such as DAT) to implement a copy-control mechanism, called the Serial Copyright Management System (SCMS) that prevents users from making digital copies of copies of recordings.

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  • RUN THIS ONLY ONCE .. when you run it it will ask you for the path to MBASES. DAT which is located in your DATA directory ..

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  • The MovieBook VPD550T can play back video encoded in a large number of formats, such as DAT,

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  • He also waves, and tackles his sister, and he points at everything and says "DAT" or "DUT" (rhymes with "put" - Monkey loves imitating it) ….

    Cheaty Monkey

  • One Monday evening in September, Asher Klein scheduled a class for his congregation at the orthodox synagogue DAT Minyan .

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  • We relied on a DAT tape for the beats as Will and Apl threw down the lyrics and I followed their lead, ad-libbing on the back of them.

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  • Yeah, well -- this southern girl (who grew up on the Gulf Coast, not so horribly far from NOLA) says, "WHO DAT???"

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  • Jan. 15th, 2010 09: 47 pm (UTC) yeah, friend: WHO DAT?! and to make matters even more awesome, sean payton re-signed deuce mcalister to serve as an honorary captain and lead the team onto the field. the noise in the dome will deafen me all the way in my uptown apartment.

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