noun, plural hertz, hertz·es.
Origin of hertz
Words nearby hertz
Definition for hertz (2 of 2)
OTHER WORDS FROM HertzHertz·i·an [hurt-see-uh n, hairt-] /ˈhɜrt si ən, ˈhɛərt-/, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for hertz
There is a pro version that costs $49 per year and comes with Hertz Gold and Regus membership.
Under a lowering sky, the entourage crowds into two Hertz station wagons for the sixty mile drive to Las Cruces.Stacks: Hitting the Note with the Allman Brothers Band|Grover Lewis|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Microsoft-Yahoo becomes a genuine Pepsi to Google's Coke, Burger King to their McDonalds, Avis to their Hertz.
In like manner Hertz was led to the discovery of the electro-magnetic waves.The Law and the Word|Thomas Troward
It was in 1888 that Hertz made this discovery of a way to detect long electric waves.Marvels of Scientific Invention|Thomas W. Corbin
Dr. Hertz recently reported one not only with its stomach full of food, but with its mouth full, too.Illogical Geology|George McCready Price
We may say that the transmitting aerial, the receiving aerial and the earth form one gigantic Hertz oscillator.Hertzian Wave Wireless Telegraphy|John Ambrose Fleming
Its success was overwhelming; but Hertz preserved his anonymity, and the secret was not known until many years later.