kilogauss

noun
ki·​lo·​gauss | \ ˈki-lə-ˌgau̇s How to pronounce kilogauss (audio) , ˈkē-lə- How to pronounce kilogauss (audio) \

Definition of kilogauss

: 1000 gauss

First Known Use of kilogauss

1895, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for kilogauss

International Scientific Vocabulary

Learn More About kilogauss

Time Traveler for kilogauss

Time Traveler

The first known use of kilogauss was in 1895

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near kilogauss

kilocycle

kilogauss

kilogram

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for kilogauss

Cite this Entry

“Kilogauss.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kilogauss. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!