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Mastering may refer to

  • Mastering (audio), the process of preparing and transferring recorded audio from a source containing the final mix to a data storage device, the master
    • Stem mastering, contains the same process as ordinary mastering but the individual audio tracks are grouped together into a few separated stems like drums, instruments, voices, etc.
  • Bus mastering, a feature supported by many data bus architectures that enables a device connected to the bus to initiate transactions

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