Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A unit of frequency equal to 1,000 hertz.

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  • noun A unit of frequency equal to one thousand cycles per second; one thousand hertz

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  • noun one thousand periods per second

Etymologies

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kilo- +‎ hertz

Examples

  • That's important, Beynon says, because, as a result, the system can trigger a camera up to a speed of hundreds of kilohertz, which is, he claimed, beyond the capabilities of any line scan cameras that are currently on the market.

    The Engineer - News

  • That's important, Beynon says, because, as a result, the system can trigger a camera up to a speed of hundreds of kilohertz, which is, he claimed, beyond the capabilities of any line scan cameras that are currently on the market.

    The Engineer - News

  • That's important, Beynon says, because, as a result, the system can trigger a camera up to a speed of hundreds of kilohertz, which is, he claimed, beyond the capabilities of any line scan cameras that are currently on the market.

    The Engineer - News

  • That's important, Beynon says, because, as a result, the system can trigger a camera up to a speed of hundreds of kilohertz, which is, he claimed, beyond the capabilities of any line scan cameras that are currently on the market.

    The Engineer - News

  • The device, according to its distributor, Moving Sound Technologies, emits a tone set at 17.5 kilohertz, the high end of the hearing range for 13 - to 25-year-olds.

    'Mosquito' noisemaker silenced in Chinatown after youth rights group complains

  • The device, according to its distributor, Moving Sound Technologies, emits a tone set at 17.5 kilohertz, the high end of the hearing range for 13 - to 25-year-olds.

    'Mosquito' noisemaker silenced in Chinatown after youth rights group complains

  • And while Polycom's top-end audio systems broadcast at 22 kilohertz, Medina claims that they still do a lousy job of relaying the true sound of a voice.

    Being There

  • The device, according to its distributor, Moving Sound Technologies, emits a tone set at 17.5 kilohertz, the high end of the hearing range for 13 - to 25-year-olds.

    'Mosquito' noisemaker silenced in Chinatown after youth rights group complains

  • That's ground plane reflection, which is fine for low frequency wavelengths like AM radio, (in the range of thousands of kilohertz or less than or right at one megahertz) but not for the higher frequencies that most car remotes work at.

    Use Tinfoil To Boost Your Remote Control’s Range | Lifehacker Australia

  • The device, according to its distributor, Moving Sound Technologies, emits a tone set at 17.5 kilohertz, the high end of the hearing range for 13 - to 25-year-olds.

    'Mosquito' noisemaker silenced in Chinatown after youth rights group complains

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