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kilohertz

noun ki·lo·hertz \ˈki-lə-ˌhərts, ˈkē-lə-, -ˌherts\

: a unit of frequency equal to 1,000 hertz

Full Definition of KILOHERTZ

:  1000 hertz
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Examples of KILOHERTZ

  1. a frequency of 80 kilohertz

Origin of KILOHERTZ

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1929

Rhymes with KILOHERTZ

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kilohertz

noun ki·lo·hertz \ˈkil-ə-ˌhərts, ˈkē-lə-, -ˌhe(ə)rts\

Medical Definition of KILOHERTZ

:  1000 hertz

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