Adjective "kilovolt" definition and examples

(Kilovolt may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈkɪləvɒlt/

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Definitions and examples

noun

1,000 volts.
  1. 'There is a procedure to do that with minor power lines - that is, those of less than 100 megavolt amperes and 110 kilovolts.'
  2. 'The more copper and iron in the alternator, the less heat is generated, and more kilovolt amperes are capable of being produced.'

More definitions

1. a unit of electromotive force, equal to 1000 volts. Abbreviation:kV, kv.

More examples(as adjective)

"lines can be kilovolt."

"substations can be kilovolt."

"cables can be kilovolt."