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megahertz

one million hertz; one million cycles per second.

megahertz

[′meg·ə‚hərts]
(physics)
Unit of frequency, equal to 1,000,000 hertz. Abbreviated MHz. Also known as megacycle (Mc).

MegaHertz

(MHz) Millions of cycles per second. The unit of frequency used to measure the clock rate of modern digital logic, including microprocessors.

megahertz

One million cycles per second. See MHz.
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Megahertz was bred at Cheveley Park, and was the first produce of Heavenly Ray, a Rahy mare acquired as a yearling at Keeneland.
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The investment for rolling out services in the 700 megahertz band spectrum is likely to be half the investment required for the wireless broadband spectrum auctioned in 2010, said the report, citing department of telecom officials.
No es una licitacion cualquiera --dice--, es la licitacion estelar de los ultimos diez anos, por eso hay tanto interes y tanta suspicacia cuando se observa que desde la emision de las bases, que desde la definicion de los bloques a licitar y el tope de 80 megahertz, hay una intencionalidad de favorecer a determinados actores.
Bred by Cheveley Park Stud out of the Rahy mare Heavenly Ray, Megahertz won once and was Listed-placed for Nicholas Clement at two.
Megahertz, ridden again by Alex Solis, rallied from last in the field of seven fillies and mares to beat Flip Flop by one length for her ninth victory in 13 tries over the Santa Anita turf.
It includes an ultra-low-voltage mobile Intel Pentium III processor that operates at 800 megahertz, as well as a 20-gigabyte hard drive.
California-based Intel, the world's largest maker of the semiconductors that serve as the brains of personal computers and other electronics, said its new Pentium 4 chip, running at a clock speed of three gigahertz, will have an 800 megahertz system bus.
The new V850E/MA3 microcontroller, the highest-performing device with embedded large flash and mask read-only memory (ROM) in NEC Electronics' popular 32-bit V850 microcontroller family, operates at 80 megahertz (MHz) and executes 106 Dhrystone1.