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broad·band

 (brôd′bănd′)
adj.
1. Of or relating to high-bandwidth data transmission.
2. Of or relating to data transmission that uses multiple channels so that multiple pieces of data can be transmitted simultaneously.
n.
Any of several technologies that allow rapid transmission of data, as by using multiple channels simultaneously.

broadband

(ˈbrɔːdˌbænd)
n
(Telecommunications) a transmission technique using a wide range of frequencies that enables messages to be sent simultaneously, used in fast internet connections. See also baseband

broad•band

(ˈbrɔdˌbænd)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or responsive to a continuous, wide range of electromagnetic-wave frequencies.
2. pertaining to or being a type of high-speed data transmission in which the bandwidth is shared by more than one simultaneous signal.
n.
3. broadband transmission.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.broadband - of or relating to or being a communications network in which the bandwidth can be divided and shared by multiple simultaneous signals (as for voice or data or video)
2.broadband - responding to or operating at a wide band of frequencies; "a broadband antenna"
Translations
širokopásmové připojení
bredbånd
laajakaista
širokopojasni
ブロードバンド
광대역
bredband
บรอดแบนด์
băng rộng

broadband

[ˈbrɔːdbænd]
A. Nbanda f ancha
B. CPD broadband accessacceso m de banda ancha

broadband

[ˈbrɔːdbænd]
n (= transmission) → haut débit m, transmission f à haut débit
modif [access, network, connection] → haut débit; [internet, transmission] → à haut débitbroad-based [ˌbrɔːdˈbeɪst] adj [government] → réunissant des tendances très variées; [support] → large; [approach] → diversifié(e)broad bean n (British)fève fbroad-brush broad brush [ˌbrɔːdˈbrʌʃ] adj [strategy, approach] → sommaire, schématique

broadband

الِاتِّصال السَريع بالِانْتِرْنِتْ širokopásmové připojení bredbånd Breitbandanschluss ευρεία ζώνη banda ancha laajakaista haut débit širokopojasni banda larga ブロードバンド 광대역 breedband bredbånd szerokopasmowy dostęp do internetu banda larga широкополосная сеть bredband บรอดแบนด์ geniş bant băng rộng 宽带
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