Definition of word length in English:

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[mass noun] Computing
  • The number of bits in a word.
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    • She believed ‘Clear’ and ‘Submit’ buttons need to be in separate locations so they aren't confused, and that word length needs to be specified for open-ended questions.
    • I stuck to the internal 96kHz setting, which made a big difference over the old SPX90 with its 31.25kHz sample rate, 16-bit word length and limited frequency response.
    • Last month, I looked at the subjects of chips, clocks, word length and DAW power.

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