Definitions for kilowattˈkɪl əˌwɒt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

kil•o•wattˈkɪl əˌwɒt(n.)

  1. a unit of power, equal to 1000 watts.

    Category: Electricity and Magnetism

    Ref: Abbr.: kW , kw

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kilowatt, kW(noun)

    a unit of power equal to 1000 watts

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. kilowatt(noun)ˈkɪl əˌwɒt

    a unit for measuring electrical power, equal to 1000 watts


  1. kilowatt(Noun)

    One thousand ( 10 ) watts. Symbol: kW or KW.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kilowatt(noun)

    one thousand watts


  1. Kilowatt

    Kilowatt is an album by jazz fusion guitarist Kazumi Watanabe, originally released on audio cassette in 1989. In 1991 it was released again on cassette, CD and LP.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Kilowatt

    A compound unit; one thousand watts, q. v.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(often abbreviated to kW when written) a measure of power, 1,000 watts.

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