Definition of Kilotons

1. Noun. (plural of kiloton) ¹



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Definition of Kilotons

1. kiloton [n] - See also: kiloton

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kilotons

kiloponds
kilopound
kilopounds
kilorad
kilorads
kilorayleigh
kilorayleighs
kiloroentgen
kiloroentgens
kilos
kilosecond
kiloseconds
kilostere
kilosteres
kiloton
kilotons (current term)
kilovolt
kilovolt-ampere
kilovoltmeter
kilovolts
kiloware
kilowatt
kilowatt-hour
kilowatt-hours
kilowatt hour
kilowatts
kiloyear
kiloyears
kilp
kilps

Literary usage of Kilotons

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1. The Military Dictionary (1987)
"... measured in terms of the kilotons or megatons of trinitrotoluene required to produce the «Ami» energy release. nuclear yields—(DOD) The energy released ..."

2. Effects of Nuclear Earth-penetrator And Other Weapons by Nas (2005)
"Rather, weapons within two yields, 250 kilotons and 1 megaton, ... This conclusion follows from cube root scaling (ie, 250 kilotons at 500 meters gives the ..."

3. SAS 9.1 Output Delivery System: User's Guide by SAS Institute (2004)
"... title; options nodate pageno=l linesize=72 pagesize=60; data test; input country $ 1-13 grain $ 15-18 kilotons; datalines; Brazil Rice 10035 China Rice ..."

4. The Medical Implications of Nuclear War by Fredric Solomon (1986)
"(3) The total heat (E, in kilotons) released by the fireball up to time t after burst is the integral of this power: (4) in which P is the thermal power and ..."

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