Bit Rate

Technology / Television (TV) / Bit Rate: Measured as 'bits per second,' and used to express the rate at which data is transmitted or processed. The higher the bit rate, the more data that is processed and, typically, the higher the picture resolution.

Other Words for Bit

Bit Noun Synonyms: morsel, piece, scrap, fragment, shred, particle, grain, crumb
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Other Words for Rate

Rate Noun Synonyms: rank, grade, class, classify, evaluate, estimate, calculate, compute, count, reckon, judge, gauge, assess, appraise, measure
Rate Verb Synonyms: measure, pace, gait, speed, velocity, clip
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Paratext

Entertainment / Literature / Paratext: In GĂ©rard Genette's work, Paratext: Thresholds of Interpretation, Genette introduces the idea of 'paratext,' i.e., anything external to the text itself that influences the way we read a text. These ' MORE

Paris Interbank Offer Rate (PIBOR)

Business / Finance / Paris Interbank Offer Rate (PIBOR): The deposit rate on interbank transactions in the Eurocurrency market quoted in Paris. MORE

Pac-Man Strategy

Business / Finance / Pac-Man Strategy: Takeover defense strategy in which the prospective acquiree retaliates against the acquirer's tender offer by launching its own tender offer for the other firm. MORE

Overlay Strategy

Business / Finance / Overlay Strategy: A strategy of using futures for asset allocation by pension sponsors to avoid disrupting the activities of money managers. MORE

Outright Rate

Business / Finance / Outright Rate: Actual forward rate expressed in dollars per currency unit, or vice versa. MORE

Overbite

Health / Dentistry / Overbite: A condition in which the upper teeth excessively overlap the lower teeth when the jaw is closed. This condition can be corrected with orthodontics. MORE

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