kilobar

[ kil-uh-bahr ]
/ ˈkɪl əˌbɑr /

noun

a unit of pressure, equal to 1000 bars (14,500 pounds per square inch; equivalent to 100 megapascals). Abbreviation: kb

Origin of kilobar

First recorded in 1925–30; kilo- + bar3
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