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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One trillion periods per second.

Usage examples (37)
  • THz (1 terahertz is a million times million periods a second).
  • However, THz scanners must usually be very close to the objects they are imaging.
  • Pretty soon we will have to get on the light frequency spectrum or sneak in the THz.
  • And a study in the journal Radiation Research concluded that THz radiation causes DNA instability. for more
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