Definition of Kiloparsecs

1. Noun. (plural of kiloparsec) ¹



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Definition of Kiloparsecs

1. kiloparsec [n] - See also: kiloparsec

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kiloparsecs

kilometrage
kilometrages
kilometre
kilometres
kilometres per hour
kilometric
kilometrically
kilomole
kilomoles
kilonewton
kilonewtons
kilonova
kiloohm
kiloohms
kiloparsec
kiloparsecs (current term)
kilopascal
kilopascals
kilopond
kiloponds
kilopound
kilopounds
kilorad
kilorads
kilorayleigh
kilorayleighs
kiloroentgen
kiloroentgens
kilos
kilosecond

Literary usage of Kiloparsecs

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1. Astronomy: The Science of the Heavenly Bodies by David Peck Todd (1922)
"The clusters are widely scattered, and their center of diffusion is about twenty kiloparsecs on the Galactic plane toward the region of Scorpio-Sagittarius. ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"... galaxy consists of two double sources: an extended pair separated by a distance of 240 kilo- parsecs and covering a spread of at least 600 kiloparsecs, ..."

3. First Workshop on Grand Unification: New England Center, University of New by Paul H. Frampton, Sheldon L. Glashow, Asim Yildiz (1980)
"From the halo of Andromeda, 650 kiloparsecs distant, we would expect a photon flux 4 n[modal 1] . ..."

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