how to pronounce kiloton


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kiloton is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of kiloton in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… can withstand a 20-kiloton nuclear …”

meanings of kiloton


  1. A measure of the strength of an explosion or a bomb based on how many thousand tons of TNT would be needed to produce the same energy.

kiloton frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word kiloton occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics kiloton can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that kiloton can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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