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baud

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noun \ˈbȯd, ˈbäd, British ˈbōd\

Definition of baud

plural baud also bauds

  1. :  a variable unit of data transmission speed (as one bit per second)



Origin of baud

baud (telegraphic transmission speed unit), from J. M. E. Baudot †1903 French inventor


First Known Use: 1931

Rhymes with baud



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