Definition of kilovolt in English:


Line breaks: kilo|volt
Pronunciation: /ˈkɪləvɒlt
(abbreviation: kV)


  • 1,000 volts.
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    • There is a procedure to do that with minor power lines - that is, those of less than 100 megavolt amperes and 110 kilovolts.
    • You also have to watch out because some generator manufacturers are now labeling their units in kilovolts instead of kilowatts.
    • Demand for electricity is currently growing faster than it is able to be supplied; however, new power lines of 33 kilovolts have been completed.

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