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  1. set-top box(Noun)

    A device that connects some source of signal to a television set, often decrypting a digitally encrypted signal from a communications satellite or cable network.


  1. Set-top box

    A set-top box or set-top unit is an information appliance device that generally contains a tuner and connects to a television set and an external source of signal, turning the source signal into content in a form that can then be displayed on the television screen or other display device. Set-top boxes can also enhance source signal quality. They are used in cable television and satellite television systems, as well as other uses.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of set-top box in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of set-top box in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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    This difficult decision is consistent with our strategy to only participate in sustainable businesses and is due to the significant losses posted by our set-top box business over the past years in an increasingly challenging market.

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