baud









baud


noun Telecommunications.

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

noun

  1. a unit used to measure the speed of electronic code transmissions, equal to one unit interval per second
n.

1932, originally a unit of speed in telegraphy, coined in French in 1929 in honor of French inventor and engineer Jean-Maurice-Émile Baudot (1845-1903), who designed a telegraph printing system.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

49 queries 1.029