- The definition of a kilogram is a unit of measure in the Systeme International d'Unites that is equal to 1000 grams which is approximately 2.2 pounds.
Having 2.2 pounds of gold is an example of a kilogram of gold.
kilogram definition by Webster's New World
Origin: French kilogramme: see kilo- and amp; gram
kilogram definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Abbr. kg The base unit of mass in the International System, equal to 1,000 grams (2.2046 pounds). See Table at measurement.
- Kilogram force.
kilogram - Computer Definition
kilogram - Cultural Definition
A unit of mass in the metric system, equal to one thousand grams. The weight of a one-kilogram mass is slightly over two pounds.
kilogram - Medical Definition
kilogram - Science Definition