lossless

adjective loss·less \ ˈlȯs-ləs \

Definition of lossless

:done or being without loss (as of power or data)
  • lossless data compression
  • lossless power transmission

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First Known Use of lossless

circa 1934


Medical Dictionary

lossless

adjective loss·less \ ˈlȯs-ləs \

medical Definition of lossless

:occurring or functioning without loss
  • lossless electrical transmission in a nerve fiber

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