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"kilo" in British English

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kilonoun [C]

uk   /ˈkiː.ləʊ/  us   /ˈkiː.loʊ/ (plural kilos)
A2 a kilogram: a 200 kilo block of concrete

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kilo-prefix

uk   /kiː.ləʊ-/  us   /kiː.loʊ-/
(Definition of kilo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"kilo-" in American English

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kilo-prefix

one thousand, used in units of measure: kilometer kilowatt
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"kilo" in Business English

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kilonoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkiːləʊ/ (plural kilos)
MEASURES a kilogram : Each pack weighs about five kilos.

kilo-prefix

uk   us   /kɪlə-/
MEASURES used to form words that mean one thousand times the stated unit: kilowatt kilohertz
(Definition of kilo from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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