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kb

Abbreviation for kilobase.

kb

1 abbreviation for kilobase.
2 abbreviation for kilobyte.

Boltzmann constant

A physical constant which links a particle’s energy with temperature.

Kb

Kilobase, see there.

KB

Kilobyte, see there.

kb

Abbrev. for kilobase (1000 base pairs of DNA or RNA). This is a convenient measure of the length of a gene or other segment of nucleic acid.

kb

abbrev. KILOBASE.

kb

kilobase; a thousand bases or nucleotides in a nucleic acid molecule. See also kbp.
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In conjunction with this change, the upload speed for ALLTEL DSL Lite, the company's entry-level high-speed Internet connection, will be doubled to 128 kilobits per second in most markets.
Powered by an Evolution-Data Optimized (EV-DO) third generation (3G) network, BroadbandAccess is the fastest commercially available high-speed wide-area wireless Internet access service available in the nation, with typical user speeds of 300-500 kilobits per second (kbps).
From there we step down the signal to a variable bit rate that can send 500 to 600 kilobits per second to broadband channels, transcoding from MPEG to broadband in real time.
Average user speeds were demonstrated at 300 to 500 kilobits per second, with peak rates up to 2.