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refresh rate

Syllabification: re·fresh rate

Definition of refresh rate in English:

noun

Computing
The frequency with which a monitor’s display is updated.
Example sentences
  • I do have a TV licence, and I don't have a TV card, but I'd be interested to know how they would expect to detect a TV signal displayed at a random refresh rate on a monitor at a random size?
  • Computer monitors generally have a refresh rate of at least 60 Hz, meaning the screen is refreshed at least 60 times a second.
  • On my machine, it runs at 85 frames/second, which matches the refresh rate of my monitor.

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