a device which converts the signals from a digital television broadcast into a form which can be viewed on a standard television set
(STB) Any electronic device designed to produce output on a conventional televesion set (on top of which it nominally sits) and connected to some other communications channels such as telephone, ISDN, optical fibre or cable. The STB usually runs software to allow the user to interact with the programmes shown on the television in some way.
Online Media are one STB manufacturer.
- Set to rights
Also, put to rights . Place in proper condition or order. For example, The caterer promised to set the room to rights before he left , or Don’t worry, the lawyer will put the will to rights . These terms date from the second half of the 1600s, although to rights in the sense of […]
noun, plural setulae [sech-uh-lee] /ˈsɛtʃ əˌli/ (Show IPA). Botany, Zoology. 1. a short, blunt seta.
adjective, Botany, Zoology. 1. having or covered with setulae.
noun 1. organization; arrangement. 2. an act or instance of setting up or getting ready: The setup of the lights and camera took most of the morning. 3. the carriage of the body; bearing. 4. a camera position, as for a particular shot. 5. everything required for an alcoholic drink except the liquor, as a […]