bpi

noun
a measure of how densely information is packed on a storage medium
Syn: ↑bits per inch
Topics: ↑computer science, ↑computing
Hypernyms: ↑density, ↑denseness

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abbreviation
bits per inch; bytes per inch

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1. Also, bpi Computers.
a. bits per inch.
b. bytes per inch.
2. Bureau of Public Inquiries.

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bpi (computing)
abbrev
Bits (or bytes) per inch

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bpi UK [ˌbiː piː ˈaɪ] US [ˌbi pi ˈaɪ] abbreviation
bits per inch: a unit for measuring the quality of magnetic tape
Thesaurus: written abbreviationshyponym

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Computing abbr. bits per inch, used to indicate the density of data that can be stored on magnetic tape or similar media

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bpi 7 [bpi] [ˌbiː piː ˈaɪ] [ˌbiː piː ˈaɪ] abbreviation (computing)
bits per inch (a measure of the amount of data that can fit onto a tape or disk)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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