Meaning of kilo
Pronunciation: (kē'lō, kil'ō), [key]
— pl. -los.
- (a word used in communications to represent the letter K.)
- a Greek combining form meaning “thousand,” introduced from French in the nomenclature of the metric system (kiloliter); on this model, used in the formation of compound words in other scientific measurements (kilowatt).
- kilo (Thesaurus)