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Meaning of "gigahertz" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIGAHERTZ

gigahertz  [ˈɡɪɡəˌhɜːts] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIGAHERTZ

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preposition
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determiner
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Gigahertz is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GIGAHERTZ MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Hertz

The hertz is the unit of frequency in the International System of Units. It is defined as one cycle per second. One of its most common uses is the description of the sine wave, particularly those used in radio and audio applications, such as the frequency of musical tones. The unit is named for Heinrich Rudolf Hertz, who was the first to conclusively prove the existence of electromagnetic waves.

Definition of gigahertz in the English dictionary

The definition of gigahertz in the dictionary is a unit of frequency equal to 109 hertz GHz.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIGAHERTZ


deserts
dɪˈzɜːts
exahertz
ˌeksəˈhɜːts
fahlerz
ˈfɑːlɜːts
hertz
hɜːts
kilohertz
ˈkɪləʊˌhɜːts
megahertz
ˈmɛɡəˌhɜːts
nerts
nɜːts
outskirts
ˈaʊtˌskɜːts
petahertz
ˈpetəˌhɜːts
terahertz
ˈtɛrəˌhɜːts
terts
tɜːts

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIGAHERTZ

gig
gig-lamps
gigabit
gigabyte
gigaflop
gigantean
gigantesque
gigantic
gigantically
giganticide
giganticness
gigantism
gigantology
gigantomachia
gigantomachies
gigantomachy
gigaton
gigawatt
gigged
gigging

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIGAHERTZ

Auschwitz
Biarritz
blitz
bortz
Chemnitz
ersatz
fritz
Getz
Horowitz
Katz
lutz
Metz
quartz
rainbow quartz
ritz
rose quartz
smoky quartz
spitz
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waltz

Synonyms and antonyms of gigahertz in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «gigahertz» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIGAHERTZ

Find out the translation of gigahertz to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of gigahertz from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «gigahertz» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

千兆赫
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

gigahercios
570 millions of speakers

English

gigahertz
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गीगाहर्ट्ज़
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

غيغاهيرتز
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

гигагерц
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

gigahertz
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

gigahertz
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

gigahertz
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gigahertz
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gigahertz
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ギガヘルツ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

기가 헤르쯔
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gigahertz
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

gigahertz
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

gigahertz
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गिगाहर्ट्झ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gigahertz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

gigahertz
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

GHz
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

гігагерц
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gigahertzi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

gigahertz
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gigahertz
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gigahertz
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gigahertz
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of gigahertz

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIGAHERTZ»

The term «gigahertz» is regularly used and occupies the 83.546 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIGAHERTZ» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about gigahertz

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIGAHERTZ»

Discover the use of gigahertz in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to gigahertz and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Gigahertz and terahertz technologies for broadband ...
This easy-to-understand introductory-level book makes extensive use of photos and illustrations in explaining the role of broadband technology in high-speed Internet access.
Terry Edwards, Terence Charles Edwards, 2000
2
A Transverse Shift Correlation Algorithm for Use in a ...
To date, these correlation algorithms assume that the Equipment Under Test (EUT) is placed at the transverse center of the GTEM cell. In this work a new correlation algorithm is introduced.
Michael Todd Reich, 2009
3
A 5.8 MW Fully Integrated Multi-gigahertz Frequency ...
This thesis describes the design of a low power multi-gigahertz fully integrated phase locked loop based frequency synthesizer.
Vincent Karam, 2006
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CMOS Single Chip Fast Frequency Hopping Synthesizers for ...
... Dallet, Dominique; Machado da Silva, José (Eds) Vol. 860, ISBN: 0-387-25902 -3 )G DESIGN ESSENTIALS Sansen, Willy Vnl s2<o TQDM' fi_'2S27_'7<7A£_') [ OS Single Chip Fast Frequency oping Synthesizers for Wireless lti-Gigahertz.
Izzet Kale, 2007
5
Resonant Nanomechanical Motion at Gigahertz Frequencies
The resonator model is solved both analytically and numerically to extract the relevant modal dynamics.
Alexey Gaidarzhy, 2008
6
Measurements for Competitiveness in Electronics
Table 57 Segments of the Microwave Frequency Spectrum Segment Frequency Wavelength centimeter waves millimeter waves sub-millimeter waves r 1 gigahertz 3 gigahertz 3 gigahertz 30 gigahertz r 30 gigahertz 300 gigahertz 300 ...
‎1994
7
Operational Transconductance Amplifiers for Gigahertz ...
This is confirmed by an in-depth high-frequency analysis, simulations, and experimental demonstrations using purpose-built circuits.
You Zheng, 2008
8
High-speed CMOS Design Techniques for Multi-Gigahertz ...
With the development of standards such as OC-192 and OC-768, the design of transceivers has become increasingly difficult.
Hung Tien Bui, 2006
9
DEVELOPMENT OF DETECTORS AND MODULATORS FOR MULTI-HUNDRED ...
High performance optoelectronic devices are required for modern optical and optoelectronic systems. The thesis covers the development of novel ultrafast detectors and modulators as well as the work on quantum well modulators.
Yi Chen, 1991
10
Multi-gigahertz Encrypted Communication Using ...
The influence of the message modulation format on the communication quality both in the back to back case and after propagation is investigated numerically.
Nicolas Hugh Rene Gastaud Gallagher, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIGAHERTZ»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term gigahertz is used in the context of the following news items.
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Superlight Asus Zenpad S 8.0 launches in US
It's packing a 64-bit, 1.83 Gigahertz Intel Atom Z3530 quad-core processor and up to 2GB of RAM. The tablet maxes out at 32GB of storage, ... «ET Telecom, Jul 15»
2
Colorado man wants to create Wi-Fi free refuge
Gary Johnson of Canon City doesn't go far without his gigahertz solutions radio frequency detector. The retired electronics professor even takes the handheld ... «KTVQ Billings News, Jul 15»
3
The dwindling arms race of 'specs'
And while specs play a part in that, stats like the number of gigahertz in a processor or cache sizes are no longer the most important factors in ... «Macworld, Jul 15»
4
5 Things You Should Know (And Probably Don't) About Windows 10
Sure, Microsoft's specifications for Windows 10 are pretty reasonable (1 gigahertz or faster processor, 1-2 gigabytes of RAM, 16-20 gigabytes of ... «Accounting Today, Jul 15»
5
Test and Measurement: New products for connected car, LTE-A and …
Pasternack has new instrumentation-grade, directional waveguide couplers for up to 110 gigahertz, for use in signal sampling, test benches ... «RCR Wireless News, Jul 15»
6
Short Interest in Straight Path Communications Grows By 8.4% (STRP)
Straight Path Communications Inc. (NYSE:STRP) leases its holdings of 38 and 28 gigahertz fixed wireless spectrum licenses through its Straight Path Spectrum, ... «Dakota Financial News, Jul 15»
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Is Your Brain Really a Computer, or Is It a Quantum Orchestra?
and (2) microtubules have quantum resonances in gigahertz, megahertz and kilohertz frequency ranges (the work of Anirban Bandyopadhyay ... «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
8
US: automakers fight technology companies even in the wireless …
... spectrum in the 5.9-gigahertz band. Back in March, Qualcomm introduced a new product specifically designed for automakers and motorists, ... «INAUTONEWS, Jul 15»
9
True Corp OK with 60MHz bandwidth cap, CEO says
The cap would also cover the 800MHz, 900MHz and 2.1-gigahertz spectra. Currently Total Access Communication (DTAC) holds the most ... «The Nation, Jul 15»
10
Alexander: What to do to get your PC ready for Windows 10
They include a minimum processor chip speed (1 gigahertz), minimum RAM, or random-access memory (1 gigabyte for 32-bit PCs, or 2 ... «Minneapolis Star Tribune, Jul 15»

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