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gigahertz Line breaks: giga|hertz
Pronunciation: /ˈɡɪɡəhəːts/

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(abbreviation: GHz or gHz)

Definition of gigahertz in English:


A measure of frequency equivalent to one thousand million (109) cycles per second.

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