from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. kilometer

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  • abbr. Symbol for the kilometer (kilometre), an SI unit of length equal to 103 meters (metres).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An abbreviation of kilometer.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)


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  • They actually told me you could do it in Comitan since the municipality is in the free zone with parts of it within 50 km from the border.

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  • Detachment 10049GW which is about 15 km from the camp, this Detachment will become an important group of three to four hundred men.

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