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kilogram–meter

noun

Medical Definition of kilogram–meter

  1. :  the mks gravitational unit of work and energy equal to the work done by a kilogram force acting through a distance of one meter in the direction of the force :  about 7.235 foot-pounds



Variants of kilogram–meter

or chiefly British kilogramme–metre

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