Hectokilo definition

hektəkilō
One hundred thousand; the factor 105

Hectokilosecond.

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(obsolete) In the metric systems of units, multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 100,000. Symbol: hk.
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Origin of hectokilo

  • From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • From hecto- and kilo-

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