kilobyte Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"kilobyte" in British English

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kilobytenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkɪl.ə.baɪt/ (abbreviation KB, Kb) specialized
a ​unit of ​measurement of ​computermemory consisting of 1,024 bytes: a 20-kilobyte ​file
(Definition of kilobyte from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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kilobytenoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɪl·əˌbɑɪt/ (abbreviation KB)
a ​unit of ​measurement of ​computerstoragespaceequal to 1024 bytes
(Definition of kilobyte from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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kilobytenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkɪləʊbaɪt/ ( abbreviation Kb, KB)
IT, MEASURES a ​unit used for ​measuringcomputermemory, ​equal to 1,024 bytes
(Definition of kilobyte from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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