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Compression (Audio Files)

 

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A process of temporarily or permanently reducing audio data for more efficient storage or transmission. A temporary reduction in file size is called 'non-lossy' or more commonly 'lossless' compression, and no information is lost. A permanent reduction in file size (such as with mp3 files) is called 'lossy' compression, and involves discarding less important information, which is irretrievably lost.

 

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