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kilometre

(kɪˈlɒmɪtə; ˈkɪləˌmiːtə) or

kilometer

n
(Units) one thousand metres, equal to 0.621371 miles. Symbol: km
kilometric, ˌkiloˈmetrical adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kilometre - a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)kilometre - a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)
metric linear unit - a linear unit of distance in metric terms
hectometer, hectometre, hm - a metric unit of length equal to 100 meters
mym, myriameter, myriametre - a metric unit of length equal to 10,000 meters
Translations
كيلومتركِيلومِتْر
kilometr
kilometer
kilometro
kilometri
kilometar
kilométer
kílómetri
キロメートル
킬로미터
kilometras
kilometrs
kilometer
kilometer
กิโลเมตร
kilomet

kilometre

kilometer (US) [ˈkɪləʊmiːtəʳ] Nkilómetro m

kilometre

kilometer [kɪˈlɒmɪr] (US)
nkilomètre m
modif
a five-kilometre track → une piste de cinq kilomètres

kilometre

, (US) kilometer
nKilometer m

kilometre

[ˈkɪləʊˌmiːtəʳ] kilo£meter (Am) [kɪˈlɒmɪtəʳ] nchilometro

kilometre

(American) kilometer (ˈkiləmiːtə) , (kiˈlomitə) noun
a unit of length, equal to 1,000 metres.

kilometre

كِيلومِتْر kilometr kilometer Kilometer χιλιόμετρο kilómetro kilometri kilomètre kilometar chilometro キロメートル 킬로미터 kilometer kilometer kilometr quilómetro, quilômetro километр kilometer กิโลเมตร kilometre kilomet 公里
References in classic literature ?
PLANISTON--(1) The Five Thousand Kilometre (overland) was won last year by L.
Ata's house stood about eight kilometres from the road that runs round the island, and you went to it along a winding pathway shaded by the luxuriant trees of the tropics.
The wave of light travels with a certain very nearly constant velocity, roughly 300,000 kilometres per second.
There he was, all these kilometres along the shores of the lake, silent, like a man who has been shown the way of peace.
The men's race opened at a steady 3:02 per kilometre rhythm set by a triumvirate of pacemakers who went through the early checkpoints in 15:11 (five kilometres), 30:23 (10 kilometres), and 45:40 (15 kilometres).
The total length of HT lines of MEPCO has reached 73,244 kilometres, while 172-kilometre low tension (LT) lines installed during the said period, and the total length of LT lines reached 47,896 kilometres.
The estimated costs per kilometre for each type of treatment are: $16,050 for surface treatment; $16,100 for slurry sealing and $68,000 for emulsion hard surfacing over a three year period, not including rebuilding the base.
POPULATION DENSITY IS AMONG LOWEST IN EUROPE The average number of people per square kilometre in Scotland is 68, among the lowest of the EU countries.
Currently, four lanes extend 26 kilometres north of Port Severn, six kilometres south of Sudbury with a 14-kilometre stretch near Parry Sound.
Public transport fare has been reduced from Rs 17 to Rs 16 upto 4 kilometre distance, Rs 22 to Rs 21 from 4 to 8 kilometre distance, Rs 26 to Rs 25 from 8 to 14 kilometre, Rs 32 to Rs 31 from 14 to 22 kilometre, Rs 38 to Rs 37 from 22 to 30 kilometre and Rs 44 to Rs 43 above 30 kilometre.
Klondike Star Mineral Corporation is developing mineralized zones on a 390 square kilometre (150.
The workings at these sites are each a kilometre or more long and hundreds of metres wide.