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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kilometer  \Kil"o*me`ter\,  Kilometre  \Kil"o*me`tre\,  n.  [F. 
  kilometre.  See  {Kilogram},  and  {Meter}.] 
  A  measure  of  length,  being  a  thousand  meters.  It  is  equal  to 
  3,280.8  feet,  or  62137  of  a  mile. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  kilometer 
  n  :  a  metric  unit  of  length  equal  to  1000  meters  (or  0.621371 
  miles)  [syn:  {kilometre},  {km},  {klick}] 




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