angular frequency

noun

Definition of angular frequency

: frequency of a periodic process (as electric oscillation or sound vibration) expressed in radians per second, equivalent to frequency in cycles multiplied by 2π

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First Known Use of angular frequency

1913, in the meaning defined above

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“Angular frequency.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/angular%20frequency. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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