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English definition of “broadband”


noun [U]    /ˈbrɔdˌbænd/
a fast internet connection that does not use telephone lines: Starbucks has entered deals that will deliver wireless broadband access in its cafes.
(Definition of broadband noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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