Meaning of BANDWIDTH in English


I. ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun

: the range within a band of wavelengths, frequencies, or energies ; specifically : the number of cycles per second expressing the difference between the limiting frequencies of a band

a television channel with a bandwidth of 6 megacycles

II. noun

: the capacity for data transfer of an electronic communications system

graphics consume more bandwidth than text does

especially : the maximum data transfer rate of such a system

a bandwidth of 56 kilobits per second

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