Kilometer meaning

kĭ-lŏmĭ-tər, kĭlə-mētər
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A unit of length in the metric system equal to 1,000 meters (0.62 mile).
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A metric unit of length equal to 1,000 meters (0.62 mile).
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One thousand meters (3,280.84 feet or 0.6214 miles)
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The definition of a kilometer is a unit of measurement equal to 1,000 meters or .6214 miles.

An example of a kilometer is how far a person will run if she wants to run for just over 1/2 of a mile.

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See km.
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American standard spelling of kilometre.
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Singular:
kilometer
Plural:
kilometers