Meaning of BAUD in English

/ bɔːd; NAmE / noun

( computing ) a unit for measuring the speed at which electronic signals and information are sent from one computer to another



1930s: coined in French from the name of Jean M. E. Baudot (1845–1903), French engineer who invented a telegraph printing system.

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