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Definition of gigahertz noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

gigahertz

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈɡɪɡəhɜːts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡɪɡəhɜːrts//
 
; BrE BrE//ˈdʒɪɡəhɜːts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɪɡəhɜːrts//
 
(pl. gigahertz) (abbreviation GHz) (computing, physics) Radio technology
 
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a unit for measuring radio waves and the speed at which a computer operates; 1 000 000 000 hertz See related entries: Radio technology
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: gigahertz