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bandwidth

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   /ˈbænd.wɪtθ/
a measurement of the amount of information that can be sent between computers, through a phone line, etc.: The system will handle signals that need high bandwidth, for instance those that encode TV pictures. high-bandwidth services/applications the range of frequencies used to send information over a distance using phone wires in radio, the width of a particular waveband
Translations of “bandwidth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 頻寬, 頻帶, 波段寬度…
in Russian а…
in Turkish dalga genişliği, bant aralığı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 带宽, 频带, 波段宽度…
in Polish przepustowość, szerokośćpasma…
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