chip rate


chip rate: 1. The rate of encoding. [NTIA] 2. In direct-sequence-modulation spread-spectrum systems, the rate at which the information signal bits are transmitted as a pseudorandom sequence of chips. Note: The chip rate is usually several times the information bit rate.


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