metric ton

noun

Definition of metric ton

  1. :  a unit of mass equal to 1000 kilograms — see metric system table

1864

First Known Use of metric ton

1864


METRIC TON Defined for English Language Learners

metric ton

noun

Definition of metric ton for English Language Learners

  • : a unit of mass and weight equal to one million grams


METRIC TON Defined for Kids

metric ton

noun

Definition of metric ton for Students

  1. :  a unit of weight equal to 1000 kilograms


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