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Definition of bandwidth noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    , NAmE//ˈbændwɪtθ//
    [countable, uncountable] (computing)
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  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