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kilohertz

kil·o·hertz

kilohertz

 
pronunciation:
kI l huhrtz
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part of speech: noun
inflections: kilohertz
definition: a unit of frequency equal to one thousand cycles per second or one thousand hertz; kilocycle. (abbr.: kHz)
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  electricity, measurement
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The word kilohertz contains the following part:
kilo Greek root that means thousand