Hertz (Hz)

Hertz (Hz),

Definition of Hertz (Hz):

  1. The SI unit of frequency, equal to one cycle per second.

  2. Metric (SI) unit of frequency, equal to one cycle per second (cps). Common multiples of hertz are kilohertz (kHz) or one thousand cps, megahertz (MHz) or one million cps, and gigahertz (GHz) or one billion cps.

How to use Hertz (Hz) in a sentence?

  1. Frequencies of hundreds of megahertz were selected with a resolution of just a few hertz, while the magnetic field had to be homogeneous to within one part in a billion.

Meaning of Hertz (Hz) & Hertz (Hz) Definition