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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmegabitmeg‧a‧bit /ˈmeɡəbɪt/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 technicalLOT/LARGE NUMBER OR AMOUNT a million bits
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megabitLocal-area networks transmitting data at speeds of between 10 megabits per second and 100 megabits per second also exist.Private local-area networks on the Internet operate at data transmission speeds of 10 to 100 megabits per second.The Stuttgart Computing Center has successfully operated long-distance links using 100 megabits per second of this capacity.The network provides access speeds of 64 kilobits per second and 2 megabits per second.Its initial capacity will be 2 megabits per second.These networks connect universities and research institutions at data transmission speeds ranging from 64 kilobits per second to 2 megabits per second.Current tests show a maximum speed of about 6 megabits per second for downloads and about 640 kilobits per second upstream.
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