Definition of bandwidth noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    bandwidth

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈbændwɪdθ//
     
    , NAmE//ˈbændwɪtθ//
     
    [countable, uncountable](computing)
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1a band of frequencies used for sending electronic signals
  2. 2a measurement of the amount of information that a particular computer network or Internet connection can send in a particular time. It is often measured in bits per second.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: bandwidth