word rate

word rate

[′wȯrd ‚rāt]
(computer science)
In computer operations, the frequency derived from the elapsed period between the beginning of the transmission of one word and the beginning of the transmission of the next word.
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Similarly, Shakespeare used more words than his contemporaries but wrote more plays, leading to a word rate close to theirs.
This 12-bit digital to analog converter (DAC), the RDA012, features a minimum word rate of 1 GS/s.
The word rate achievable with CHAT was calculated using this method at 12 to 85 words per minute, depending on the degree of simulated disability.
Nasdaq:CRUS) has extended its widely used CS5531/32/33/34 family of integrated Delta-Sigma analog-to-digital (A/D) converters with a lower-cost option, the CS5530, that offer the same low-noise performance and output word rate flexibility.
Rockwell Scientific Company LLC (RSC), has introduced a 12-bit digital to analog converter (DAC), the RDA012, with a guaranteed minimum word rate of 1GS/s.
The AD1556 features a 250 SPS to 16 kSPS output word rate and dissipates only 13 mW of power (5 (mu)W in standby mode).
The ADC family features fully differential analog inputs and an output word rate of up to 163 Hz with power consumption less than 2 milliwatts.
A channel set-up register (CSR) provides the ability to program each channel with a unique output word rate (3.
VVEXCITING Poet's Word rates a potential Group performer 4.
That passion went into abeyance as I turned into a feature writer and author, living off word rates that actually paid the bills in the late 1990s and early 2000s.
For example, in their review of repeated readings, Meyer and Felton (1999) reported desirable oral reading word rates for 2nd graders at 85 to 115 words per minute and 120 to 150 for 5th graders.