Meaning of KILOVOLT in English

KILOVOLT

/kil"euh vohlt'/ , n. Elect.

a unit of electromotive force, equal to 1000 volts. Abbr.: kV, kv

[ 1860-65; KILO- + VOLT 1 ]

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