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English definition of “bandwidth”


noun [C usually singular]     /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 Communicating by telephone the range of frequencies used to send information over a distance using phone wires Communicating by telephone in radio , the width of a particular wavebandRadio
(Definition of bandwidth noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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