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Definition of Kiloparsec
1. [n -S]
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Literary usage of Kiloparsec
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1. Astronomy: The Science of the Heavenly Bodies by David Peck Todd (1922)
"... Omega Centauri, comes out the nearest; nevertheless it is distant 6,5 kiloparsecs. A kiloparsec is a ..."
2. Priorities in Space Science Enabled by Nuclear Power And Propulsion by Ssb (2006)
"Kolmogorov spectrum: A concept arising in the theory of turbulence describing how energy is distributed among eddies of different sizes. kpc: kiloparsec. ..."