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kilo (k)

Kilo (k) is the prefix

for one thousand. In decimal notation it is the three-digit number 1,000, in exponential notation it is: 10exp3 or 10hoch3.

Prefixes according to the 'International System of Units (SI)' of the NIST

Prefixes according to the 'International System of Units (SI)' of the NIST

The prefix kilo, like all other mathematical prefixes, is defined in the Système International (SI) and is used in electronics for the specification of voltages, power and resistance values, as well as for sampling rates, audio frequencies and data rates.

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Englisch: kilo - k
Updated at: 13.06.2011
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