Glossary Definition for ADSL

Glossary Term: ADSL 

Definition

Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line: A method for moving data over regular phone lines. An ADSL circuit carries much more data than a modem can encode on a regular phone connection. ADSL rides on the regular phone wires coming into the subscriber's premises (twisted pair copper).
Synonyms
  • Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line

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