bitstream

or bit stream

[ bit-streem ]
/ ˈbɪtˌstrim /

noun

a simple contiguous sequence of binary digits transmitted continuously over a communications path; a sequence of data in binary form.

Nearby words

  1. bitot's spots,
  2. bitou bush,
  3. bitrochanteric,
  4. bitser,
  5. bitstock,
  6. bitsy,
  7. bitt,
  8. bitten,
  9. bitter,
  10. bitter almond

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British Dictionary definitions for bit stream

bitstream

/ (ˈbɪtˌstriːm) /

noun

computing a sequence of digital data transmitted electronically
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Science definitions for bit stream

bit stream

bitstream (bĭtstrēm′)

The transmission of binary digits as a simple, unstructured sequence of bits.
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