Definitions for kilovoltˈkɪl əˌvoʊlt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

kil•o•voltˈkɪl əˌvoʊlt(n.)

  1. a unit of electromotive force, equal to 1000 volts.

    Category: Electricity and Magnetism

    Ref: Abbr.: kV 1 , kv 1

Origin of kilovolt:

1860–65

Princeton's WordNet

  1. kilovolt, kV(noun)

    a unit of potential equal to a thousand volts

Wiktionary

  1. kilovolt(Noun)

    One thousand ( 10 ) volts. Symbol: kV or KV.

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