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kilometre

US kilometer

/ (kɪˈlɒmɪtə, ˈkɪləˌmiːtə) /
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noun
one thousand metres, equal to 0.621371 milesSymbol: km
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Derived forms of kilometre

kilometric (ˌkɪləʊˈmɛtrɪk) or kilometrical, adjective
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