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

     

    kilobit

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈkɪləbɪt//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɪləbɪt//
     
    (abbreviation Kb, Kbit)(computing)
     
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  1. 1a unit for measuring computer memory or data, equal to 10 3, or 1 000 bits data connections at up to 43.2 kilobits per second see also Kbps
  2. 2(also kibibit) a unit for measuring computer memory or data, equal to 2 10, or 1 024 bits
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: kilobit