Meaning of BAUD in English


/bawd/ , n. Telecommunications.

a unit used to measure the speed of signaling or data transfer, equal to the number of pulses or bits per second: baud rate.

[ 1925-30; named after J. M. E. Baudot (1845-1903), French inventor ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .