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pronunciation note for kilometer
OTHER WORDS FROM kilometerkil·o·met·ric [kil-uh-me-trik] /ˌkɪl əˈmɛ trɪk/, kil·o·met·ri·cal, adjective
Words nearby kilometer
Example sentences from the Web for kilometers
The Kremlin is far away—almost 1,000 kilometers away, in fact.
The shudder of the fighting could be felt 16 kilometers away.Kobani Still Stands Against ISIS and All Odds. But for How Long?|Jamie Dettmer|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A control group—a population of gorillas unaffected by Ebola, separated by a river and 20 kilometers—was also observed.
A senior administration official described it as “a multi-pronged attack across hundreds of kilometers in northern Iraq.”Obama’s Iraq Plan Has a Killer Flaw—and Airstrikes Alone May Not Save It|Jacob Siegel|August 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the outskirts of Slovyansk, a hundred kilometers away, frustration is building among some of the townsfolk.
Those from four kilometers north of Joya Verde also were taken from a mine.
A ranch 37 kilometers by road west of Ciudad Hidalgo; pine-oak forest.The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michoacn, Mxico|William E. Duellman
Enormous losses were sustained, but (p. 386) the Russians were enabled to make a breach some kilometers wide in the Austrian line.
Charges at the gallop of three or four kilometers, suppose horses of bronze.Battle Studies|Charles-Jean-Jacques-Joseph Ardant du Picq
A young specimen examined from seven kilometers southwest of La Purisima was captured by a dog.