a measure of weight, being a thousand grams, equal to 2.2046 pounds avoirdupois (15,432.34 grains). It is equal to the weight of a cubic decimeter of distilled water at the temperature of maximum density, or 39¡ Fahrenheit.
Origin: [F. kilogramme; pref. kilo- (fr. Gr. chi`lioi a thousand ) + gramme. See 3d Gram.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kil′o-gram, n. a French measure of weight, equal to 1000 grammes, or 21⁄5 lb. avoirdupois. [Gr. chilioi, 1000, gramma, a weight.]
The numerical value of kilogramme in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of kilogramme in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Yields, or the average price per kilogramme of freight, are down 15-20 percent compared with last year, it's a landslide.
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