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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - 1,000,000,000 periods per second.

Usage examples (36)
  • Processors: 182,000 AMD quad-core Opterons, running at 2.3 gigahertz.
  • The iPad currently uses an Apple A4 chip with a one gigahertz processor.
  • Frequencies below 10 kilohertz and above 275 gigahertz are not allocated.
  • Mega and gigahertz microwaves are documented to damage both sperm and ova. for more
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