Telegraph Speed

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Telegraph Speed

 

a technical characteristic of telegraph communication, representing the number of data transmitted per unit time. The conventional unit for measuring telegraph transmission speed is the baud. In the USSR the standard telegraph speeds are 50,100, and 200 bauds.

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