Definitions for hertz

Definitions for (noun) hertz

Main entry: Hertz, Gustav Hertz, Gustav Ludwig Hertz

Definition: German physicist who with James Franck proved the existence of the stationary energy states postulated by Bohr (1887-1975)

Main entry: Heinrich Hertz, Heinrich Rudolph Hertz, Hertz

Definition: German physicist who was the first to produce electromagnetic waves artificially (1857-1894)

Main entry: Hz, hertz, cycle, cycle per second, cycles/second, cps

Definition: the unit of frequency; one hertz has a periodic interval of one second

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