Origin of kilometer
Examples from the Web for kilometer
That means it probably flew back up as much as a kilometer before coming back down.
Her clothes and purse were found a kilometer away with money still in her wallet.
Several people have been killed by artillery shells from Syria that landed on the Turkish side of the 900 kilometer border.Turkish PM Accused of Playing War Games Ahead of Election|Thomas Seibert|March 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He also says the “spirit of Eataly is contrary to the Slow Food movement or zero kilometer initiative to eat local.”
While traveling along the 40 kilometer route, make sure to stop in some of the quaint villages, particularly Beuvron-en-Auge.On La Route du Cidre: Getting Buzzed on Normandy’s Cider Trail|William O’Connor|September 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Still it grew in Ellen's eyes, kilometer by kilometer of approach.Industrial Revolution|Poul William Anderson
Sometimes the posts were a kilometer or even two kilometers apart.A Journal From Our Legation in Belgium|Hugh Gibson
Suppose a difference of a millimeter in the cause produces a difference of a kilometer in the effect.
For the first kilometer her senses were too numbed to allow for much thinking.Leerie|Ruth Sawyer
When we took over our sector, one kilometer from St. Mihiel, the French told us it was a quiet sector and to keep it that way.What the "Boys" Did Over There|Various