Meaning of K in English

K

"The letter ""k"" when used as a prefix before a unit symbol indicates a multiplier of 103. Symbol of ""kilo"". E.g., k? = 103 ohm, one kiloohm, one thousand ohms. (The symbol is the letter ""k"" followed by the ""Greek capital omega"" letter, some browsers unfortunately do not support this.) "

Electrochemistry English dictionary.      Английский словарь электрохимии.