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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.
References in periodicals archive ?
That gave him the silver medal and just one kilo behind the winner, Arley Mendez-Perez of Chile.
En effet, avec ses 23,5 kilos par an, les Italiens sont toujours largement en tete, devant les Tunisiens (16 kilos) et le Venezuela (12 kilos) tandis que les habitants du Salvador, les plus petits consommateurs, se contentent d'un petit kilo par an.
Chicken meat with Skin Rs 410 per Kilo - without Skin Rs 495 per Kilo
Officers found that the black plastic bag contained around one kilo of cannabis.
MITHI -- Deputy Commissioner, Tharparkar, Dr Shahzad Thahim Thursday said that as many as 10,47,684 wheat bags, comprising one hundred kilo per bag, had been distributed free among the residents of Tharparkar.
The prices this year are as follows, almonds Rs 800-1600 per kilo, walnuts Rs 400- 700 per kilo, pistachios Rs 1200-2000 per kilo, peanuts Rs 250-300 per kilo, cashew nuts Rs 1200-1450 per kilo, while pine nuts were observed to be falling between Rs 2500- 2800 per kilo.
Per kilo price of tomatoes has also exceeded Rs 100.
Sans compter qu'il faut debourser par moins de 100 pour acheter un kilo de crevettes.
Four tenders for the dredging & removal of navigational bottlenecks along different sections of the Nile Path including (a) 243 Km section along Damietta branch, (b) 135 Km long section along Beni Mazar/ El Saff corridor (Kilo 750 to Kilo 885), (c) 135 Km long section along Nazlet El Awamer/ Beni Mazar Corridor (Kilo 615 to Kilo 750) & (d) 256 Km long section along Nagee Hamadi/ Nazlet El Awamer Corridor (Kilo 359 to Kilo 615).
BRITISH TEAM FOR UCI PARA-CYCLING TRACK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: Jon-Allan Butterworth (C5) - Kilo, Pursuit; Mark Colbourne (C1) - Kilo, Pursuit; Jody Cundy (C4) - Kilo, Pursuit; Neil Fachie (B/Vi), piloted by Barney Storey - Kilo, Sprint; Anthony Kappes (B/Vi), piloted by Craig McLean - Kilo, Sprint; Darren Kenny (C3) - Kilo, Pursuit; Aileen McGlynn (B/Vi), piloted by Helen Scott - Kilo, Pursuit, Sprint; Shaun McKeown (C3) - Kilo, Pursuit; Sarah Storey (C5) - 500TT, Pursuit; Lora Turnham (B/Vi), piloted by Fiona Duncan - Kilo, Pursuit.
LUXURY beef costing up to pounds 220 a kilo is about to sell for a fraction of the price.