Definition of

Kilo-

Kilo-
A prefix meaning one thousand (1,000 or 103)

Examples:
• a kilogram is a thousand grams
• a kilometer is a thousand meters
• a kilobyte is a thousand bytes

Symbol is k

Example: 12 km = 12 kilometers = 12 thousand meters (12,000 m)

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