Definitions for "Lossless"
Any compression scheme, especially for audio and video data, that uses a nondestructive method that retains all the original information, and therefore does not degrade sound or video quality.
Refers to a way to shrink a large file into a smaller space without losing information.
Lossless compression reduces a file's size with no loss of quality. This ...
Keywords:  mlp, nuance, pcm, meridian, packing
is used in the context of describing audio encoding schemes (e.g., PCM, MLP) where no detail or nuance of the original analog master or source material/signal are lost during the analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog conversion process. See Pulse Code Modulation ( PCM) or Meridian Lossless Packing ( MLP). back to the previous page
characterized by or causing no dissipation of energy
Keywords:  free
Free from loss.