Definitions

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  • n. An SI unit of energy equal to 103 joules.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A practical unit of energy equal to 1000 joules or to 1 × 10 ergs.

Etymologies

kilo- +‎ joule (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Currently Tokyo is leading the way with over 1000 'kilojoule's'.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • J decajoule daJ decijoule dJ hectojoule hJ centijoule cJ kilojoule kJ millijoule mJ megajoule

    Joule

  • Tracking your food intake can also help you if you want to count your kilojoule intake, or even if you just want to record your food to give you an idea of which of your eating habits are good and which need some help.

    Set a sensible weight loss goal | Lifehacker Australia

  • Prof Simpson said he was not advocating the dangerous high-protein, high-fat Atkins-style diets, but one that includes around 20 per cent of total kilojoule intake from protein.

    2010 USDA Dietary Guidelines | The Blog of Michael R. Eades, M.D.

  • What, have a discussion with your kids - while you're driving somewhere in the car, or maybe sitting around in the loungeroom - about kilojoule content and how chips are laden with fat?

    Archive 2005-03-01

  • I ask you to believe that a break-out panel accompanying the story actually lists the kilojoule content of a stick of celery.

    Archive 2005-03-01

  • Kelvin (temperature unit) kg kilogram (unit for mass) kJ kilojoule (energy unit) kW kilowatt (power unit, energy flow unit)

    Chapter 15

  • Fast food outlets have been required by law to display kilojoule information since February this year to combat obesity statistics around the country.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

  • It did not necessarily mean weight gain, since beer had no fat and kilojoule content was low.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

  • "A lot of girls will substitute their kilojoule intake, even for the whole day, to spend it all on alcohol and not food," said Ms Venturelli, 19.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

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