Definition of descrambler in English:

descrambler

noun

  • See descramble

    • ‘A descrambler then decodes and compresses the signal.’
    • ‘The descramblers are devices that can decode dozens of digital channels transmitted to subscribers' houses.’
    • ‘Anyone is free to purchase descramblers, converters or cable equipment, provided they let the cable TV company know that they are using their signal.’
    • ‘Additionally, other addressable communication devices could be used in place of or in addition to the computer message, such as personal pagers, mobile telephones, television box descramblers, etc.’
    • ‘‘We did not want to deploy a digital box with an analog descrambler in it, which would be the only way to be able to deliver those services that are scrambled today,’ he added.’

Pronunciation

descrambler

/diːˈskramblə/