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kilometrenoun [C]

UK US kilometer uk   /ˈkɪl.əˌmiː.tər/ us   /kɪˈlɑː.mə.t̬ɚ/ written abbreviation km
A2 a unit of measurement equal to 1,000 metres

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kilometrenoun [C]

UK US kilometer uk   /kɪˈlɒmɪtər, ˈkɪləˌmiːtər/ us   abbreviation km
MEASURES a unit of measurement of length equal to 1000 metres, or approximately 0.62 miles
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Translations of “kilometre”
in Korean 킬로미터(1000미터)…
in Arabic كيلو مِتْر…
in Malaysian kilometer…
in French kilomètre…
in Russian километр…
in Chinese (Traditional) 千米,公里…
in Italian chilometro…
in Turkish kilometre…
in Polish kilometr…
in Spanish kilómetro…
in Vietnamese kilomét…
in Portuguese quilômetro…
in Thai กิโลเมตร…
in German der Kilometer…
in Catalan quilòmetre…
in Japanese キロメートル(距離の単位)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 千米,公里…
in Indonesian kilometer…
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