digit period

digit period

[′dij·ət ‚pir·ē·əd]
(electronics)
The time interval between successive pulses, usually representing binary digits, in a computer or in pulse modulation, determined by the pulse-repetition frequency. Also known as digit time.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.