3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Kilo \Ki"lo\, noun; pl. {Kilos}. [F.] An abbreviation of {Kilogram}.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Kilo- \Kil"o-\pref. [F. kilo-. See {Kilogram}.] A combining form used to signify thousand in forming the names of units of measurement; as, kilogram, kilometer, kilowatt, etc. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Kilogram

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: one thousand grams; the basic unit of mass adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; "a kilogram is approximately 2.2 pounds" [syn: {kilogram}, {kg}, {kilo}]

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