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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A unit of weight equaling 1,000 grams.

Usage examples (34)
  • Because of his poor French he ended up with a kilogram of pate which he would be eating for a week.
  • A kilogram is approximately 2.2 pounds
  • The precise measure of a kilogram is a weighty matter to some people.
  • One kilogram is probably close to the mass of that first stone used to help kill that first antelope, so very long ago. for more
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