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ki·lo

 (kē′lō)
n. pl. ki·los
A kilogram.

kilo

(ˈkiːləʊ)
n, pl kilos
(Units) short for kilogram, kilometre

kilo

(ˈkiːləʊ)
n
(Telecommunications) communications a code word for the letter k

ki•lo

(ˈki loʊ, ˈkɪl oʊ)

n., pl. -los.
1. a kilogram.
2. a kilometer.
[1865–70]

kilo-

a combining form used in the names of units of measure equal to one thousand of a given base unit: kiloliter; kilowatt.
[< French, representing Greek chilioi a thousand]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kilo - one thousand gramskilo - one thousand grams; the basic unit of mass adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; "a kilogram is approximately 2.2 pounds"
metric weight unit, weight unit - a decimal unit of weight based on the gram
hectogram, hg - 100 grams
key - a kilogram of a narcotic drug; "they were carrying two keys of heroin"
myg, myriagram - one ten thousandth of a centner
Translations
kilo
kilo
Kallekilo
Kallekilo
kilogram
キロ
킬로
kilogram
kilogram
kilo
กิโล
kilogram

kilo

[ˈkiːləʊ] Nkilo m

kilo

[ˈkiːləʊ] n abbr (=kilogram) → kilo m
10 euros a kilo → dix euros le kilo

kilo

nKilo nt

kilo

[ˈkiːləʊ] nchilo

kilo

كِيلُو kilo kilo Kilo κιλό kilo kilo kilo kilogram chilo キロ 킬로 kilo kilo kilo quilo килограмм kilo กิโล kilo kilogram 公斤

kilo

n. kilogramo, kilo.
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Le kilo de figues revient a pas moins de 25 dirhams.
39 per kilo at Carrefour to e1/47 at Philippos Supermarket, but pork was cheapest at the latter shop at e1/44.
The fat marbled grub from Japan goes for pounds 180 a kilo at London's Selfridges, pounds 198 at Harrods and a butcher's in Mayfair charges up to pounds 220 per kilo for fillet.
Another 50 kilos of icing sugar was used to "cement" the houses together and give the village that "freshly snowed-on" appearance.
79 per kilo for sliced carrot batons and 75p for loose, while they were selling brocolli for pounds 1.
The Grocer reported that apples hit a low of 50p per kilo at major supermarket chains in November.
Ammar Qorabi, head of the National Organisation of Human Rights in Syria, confirmed that Kilo had been freed.
5 kilos of King Edward potatoes and Clover regular/lighter spread 500g.
But if the same kilo is on the Californian coast, it costs EUR25,000.
Second top price of pounds 542 was shared by a 535 kilo Charolais cross heifer from Mr R I Chidley and a 550 kilo Blonde d'Aquitaine heifer from Messrs H J Sockett and Son.
The 10kg allowance for sports-related equipment has been introduced in addition to the 20 kilo standard baggage allowance.
Paul Pegrum and two colleagues will wrestle the massive 47 kilo bun from the oven before putting it on display at an amusement park in Littlehampton, West Sussex.