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[kil-uh-sahy-kuh l] /ˈkɪl əˌsaɪ kəl/

a unit equal to 1000 : used especially in radio as 1000 per second for expressing the frequency of electromagnetic waves; kilohertz. The term kilohertz is now preferred in technical use.
Abbreviation: kc.
short for kilocycle per second: a former unit of frequency equal to 1 kilohertz


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