kilorad

noun
ki·​lo·​rad | \ ˈki-lə-ˌrad How to pronounce kilorad (audio) \

Definition of kilorad

: 1000 rads

First Known Use of kilorad

1965, in the meaning defined above

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“Kilorad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kilorad. Accessed 30 Mar. 2020.

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kilorad

noun
ki·​lo·​rad | \ ˈkil-ə-ˌrad How to pronounce kilorad (audio) \

Medical Definition of kilorad

: 1000 rads

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