LZW

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the names of its creators: Abraham Lempel, Jacob Ziv, and Terry Welch.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ɛl zɛd ˈdʌb.əl.juː/

Proper noun[edit]

LZW

  1. (computing) Initialism of Lempel-Ziv-Welch, a lossless data compression algorithm.