digital satellite system


digital satellite system
   (DSS)
   A satellite system developed by Thomson Consumer Electronics and
   News DataCom. DSS can be used to receive DIRECTV and USSB programming, but it requires its own dish and decoding equipment which cannot be used to receive other satellite transmissions.

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