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direct broadcast satellite (dbs-dish) The term 'direct broadcast satellite (dbs-dish)' as it applies to the area of telecommunications can be defined as 'A high-powered satellite that transmits or retransmits signals which are intended for direct reception by the public. The signal is transmitted to a small earth station or dish (usually the size of an 18-inch pizza pan) mounted on homes or other buildings'.
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