kilocycle


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kil·o·cy·cle

 (kĭl′ə-sī′kəl)
n. Abbr. kc
Kilohertz.

kilocycle

(ˈkɪləʊˌsaɪkəl)
n
(Units) short for kilocycle per second: a former unit of frequency equal to 1 kilohertz

kil•o•hertz

(ˈkɪl əˌhɜrts)

n., pl. -hertz, -hertz•es.
a unit of frequency, equal to 1000 cycles per second. Abbr.: kHz Formerly, kilocycle.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kilocycle - one thousand periods per second
cycle per second, cycles/second, hertz, Hz, cps, cycle - the unit of frequency; one hertz has a periodic interval of one second
Mc, megacycle, megacycle per second, megahertz, MHz - one million periods per second
rate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
Translations

kilocycle

[ˈkɪləʊˌsaɪkl] Nkilociclo m

kilocycle

nKilohertz nt
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The second history of wcFL amounted to struggles for a clear broadcast signal, one unencumbered by competing signals in the kilocycle range and permission to increase its power to 50,000 watts.
In 1954, a Class D daytime-only AM radio station signed on the air at 1380 Kilocycles, with 1,000 watts of power.
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