HyperDic: kilogram

English > 1 sense of the word kilogram:
NOUNquantitykilogram, kg, kiloone thousand grams
kilogram > pronunciation
Soundskih'lahgrae.m
RhymesAbraham ... yam: 73 rhymes with aem...
English > kilogram: 1 sense > noun 1, quantity
MeaningOne thousand grams; the basic unit of mass adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites.
Example"a kilogram is approximately 2.2 pounds"
Synonymskg, kilo
Part ofmyriagram, mygOne ten thousandth of a centner
Partshectogram, hg100 grams
NarrowerkeyA kilogram of a narcotic drug
Broadermetric weight unit, weight unitA decimal unit of weight based on the gram
Spanishkg, kilogramo, kilo, quilogramo, quilo
Catalankg, kilogram, quilogram, quilo

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