bit rate The number of bits transmitted or transferred per unit of time. The unit of time is usually one second, thus giving rise to bits per second, bps. See also baud rate.
More From encyclopedia.com
you'll find our current interest rate very competitive. , rate1 / rāt/ • n. 1. a measure, quantity, or frequency, typically one measured against some other quantity or measure: the crime rate rose by 26 perc… Infant Mortality , Definition The infant mortality rate is the number of deaths of infants under one year of age per 1,000 live births in a given population. In 2002, t… Exchange Rate , The price of one country's currency described in terms of another country's currency is known as the foreign exchange rate. The rate is a mechanism u… Employee Turnover , turnover rate A measure of the movement of an element in a biogeochemical cycle. Turnover rate is calculated as the rate of flow into or out of a par… Mortality , mortality, mortality rate The death-rate, usually standardized by age and sex, to facilitate comparisons between areas and social groups. It provides… Glomerular Filtration Rate , glomerular filtration rate (GFR) The volume of fluid (see glomerular filtrate) that is filtered from the capillaries of the glomeruli into the kidney…
About this article
Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article
You Might Also Like