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Cycle Per Second

The cycle per second was a once-common unit of frequency.

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Cycle Per Second - Criticism
... be redefined as simply a renaming of the cycle per second it displaced, rather than as the reciprocal second ... explicit writing discretionary in unit combinations, the radian per second has perhaps a better claim than the cycle per second to being equivalent to the reciprocal second ... the hertz is overwhelmingly (some would say exclusively) used in the sense of cycle per second, and certainly never used in the sense of radian per second ...

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