Meaning of BAUD in English

I. ˈbȯd noun

( -s )

Etymology: after J.M.E. Baudot died 1903 French inventor

: a unit equal to one dot per second or the equivalent interval per second and used in measuring the speed of signaling in telegraphic code

II. noun

( plural baud also bauds )

: a variable unit of data transmission speed (as one bit per second)

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