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kilometre

noun [C] UK ( US kilometer)
 
 
/kɪˈlɒmɪtər, ˈkɪləˌmiːtər/ ( abbreviation km)
MEASURES a unit of measurement of length equal to 1000 metres, or approximately 0.62 miles
Translations of “kilometre”
in Korean 킬로미터(1000미터)…
in Arabic كيلو مِتْر…
in French kilomètre…
in Turkish kilometre…
in Italian chilometro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 千米,公里…
in Russian километр…
in Polish kilometr…
in Spanish kilómetro…
in Portuguese quilômetro…
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…
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