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The range of frequencies used for transmitting a signal. A band can be identified by the difference between its lower and upper limits, i.e., bandwidth, as well as by its actual lower and upper limits; e.g., a 10 MHz band in the 100 to 110 MHz range.


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   • RADIO ASTRONOMY AND COMMUNICATIONS
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Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology