Definition of bandwidth noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈbændwɪdθ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbændwɪdθ//
    [countable, uncountable] (computing) Using the Internet
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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 related entries: Using the Internet
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: bandwidth