of, relating to, or responsive to a continuous, wide range of frequencies.
Compare sharp (def 23).
relating to or denoting a type of high-speed data transmission in which the bandwidth is shared by more than one simultaneous signal:
Broadband Internet technologies are superior to dial-up connections for streaming video.
a broadband Internet connection.
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a transmission technique using a wide range of frequencies that enables messages to be sent simultaneously, used in fast internet connections See also baseband
involving participation or support by a broad spectrum of things or people: The senator had a broad-based campaign. Contemporary Examples New York Passes Gay Marriage: This Is the Tipping Point John Avlon June 24, 2011 Newt Gingrich: From GOP Intellectual to Pandering Hyper-Partisan John Avlon March 3, 2011 Election Day Backlash John Avlon November 8, […]
fava bean. noun an erect annual Eurasian bean plant, Vicia faba, cultivated for its large edible flattened seeds, used as a vegetable the seed of this plant
any of several small, often brightly colored passerine birds of the family Eurylaimidae, of the Old World tropics, having a broad, flattened bill2 . any of various birds with a broad bill, as the scaup duck, shoveler, and spoonbill. Historical Examples Tales of Fishes Zane Grey Tales of Fishes Zane Grey Harper’s Young People, March […]
a hat with a broad, flat brim, as that worn by Quakers. (initial capital letter) Slang. a Quaker. Historical Examples Old Broadbrim Into the Heart of Australia Author of “Old Broadbrim” Old Broadbrim Into the Heart of Australia Author of “Old Broadbrim” Old Broadbrim Into the Heart of Australia Author of “Old Broadbrim” Old Broadbrim […]