bit rate

noun \ˈbit-ˌrāt\
variants: or less commonly

bit–rate

or

bitrate

play \ˈbit-ˌrāt\

Definition of bit rate

  1. :  a measure of the speed of data processing usually calculated as the number of bits per second <MP3 measures compression settings in terms of a file's bit rate—the average number of bits required for one second of sound. — Jim Heid>

1968

First Known Use of bit rate

1968


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