(computing) a measure of processing speed, consisting of a thousand million floating-point operations a second
A measure of computing speed equal to one billion floating-point operations per second.
[gig-uh-flops, jig‐] /ˈgɪg əˌflɒps, ˈdʒɪg‐/ noun 1. a measure of computer speed, equal to one billion floating-point operations per second. gigaflop (gĭg’ə-flŏp’) A measure of computing speed equal to one billion floating-point operations per second. unit (GFLOPS) One thousand million (10^9) floating point operations per second. One of them is strictly “one gigaflops” in the […]
[gig-uh-hurts, jig-] /ˈgɪg əˌhɜrts, ˈdʒɪg-/ noun, plural gigahertz, gigahertzes. 1. one billion . Abbreviation: GHz. /ˈɡɪɡəˌhɜːts; ˈdʒɪɡ-/ noun (pl) -hertz 1. a unit of frequency equal to 109 hertz GHz gigahertz (gĭg’ə-hûrtz’) A unit of frequency equal to one billion (109) hertz. unit (GHz) Billions of cycles per second. The unit of frequency used to […]
[jahy-gan-tee-uh n, jahy-gan-tee-uh n, ji-] /ˌdʒaɪ gænˈti ən, dʒaɪˈgæn ti ən, dʒɪ-/ adjective 1. .
[ji-gan-teez] /dʒɪˈgæn tiz/ plural noun 1. huge monsters, the children of Gaea, who fought the Olympians but were defeated by them.