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Noun: kilogram  'ki-lu,gram
  1. One thousand grams; the basic unit of mass adopted under the Système International d'Unités
    "a kilogram is approximately 2.2 pounds";
    - kg, kilo, kilogramme [Brit, Cdn]

Derived forms: kilograms

Type of: metric weight unit, weight unit

Part of: myg, myriagram

Encyclopedia: Kilogram