passband

noun
pass·​band | \ ˈpas-ˌband How to pronounce passband (audio) \

Definition of passband

: a band of frequencies (as in a radio circuit or a light filter) that is transmitted with maximum efficiency

First Known Use of passband

1922, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about passband

Statistics for passband

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for passband

The first known use of passband was in 1922

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on passband

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with passband

Comments on passband

What made you want to look up passband? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by a state of overwhelming emotion

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Latin Quiz

  • roman forum
  • Which of the following months comes from a Latin word for “ten”?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!