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kilocurie

[kil-uh-kyoo r-ee, -kyoo-ree] /ˈkɪl əˌkyʊər i, -kyʊˌri/
noun
1.
a unit of radioactivity, equal to 1000 curies.
Abbreviation: kCi, kc.
Origin of kilocurie
1945-1950
First recorded in 1945-50; kilo- + curie
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