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digital audio workstation (DAW)

Part of the Multimedia and graphics glossary:

A digital audio workstation (DAW) is a computer that is specially equipped with a high-quality sound card and programming for editing and processing digital audio at a professional level. Digital audio workstations can range from a simple two-channel editor to a complete digital recording studio suite.

This was last updated in March 2011
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