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kilo- Syllabification: kilo-
Pronunciation: /ˈkēlō/

Definition of kilo- in English:


(Used commonly in units of measurement) denoting a factor of 1,000: kilojoule kiloliter


Via French from Greek khilioi 'thousand'.

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