kilovolt


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kilovolt

 (kV) [kil´o-volt]
one thousand (103) volts.
k's peak (kVp) the highest kilovoltage used in producing a radiograph.

kil·o·volt (kv),

(kil'ō-vōlt),
A unit of electrical potential, potential difference, or electromotive force, equal to 103 volts.
[kilo + volt]

kil·o·volt

(kV) (kil'ŏ-vōlt)
A unit of electrical potential, potential difference, or electromotive force, equal to 103 volts.

kil·o·volt

(kil'ŏ-vōlt)
A unit of electrical potential or potential difference equal to 103 volts.
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In the new tariff structure, commercial users who are metered at between 450 volts and 11 kilovolts (kV) will pay S.60 per unit from Sh9.20, a 50 per cent discount.
It is capable of carrying out high voltage impulse tests, high voltage AC and DC tests of up to 500 kilovolts and 300 kilovolts in different environmental conditions.
Seghiri a, egalement, fait etat du lancement de deux projets de construction, a Sedrata, d'un transformateur d'une capacite de 60/30 kilovolts et de la reinstallation d'une ligne electrique de 90 kilovolts assurant l'alimentation electrique entre la commune d'El Aouinet (Tebessa) et la ville de Souk Ahras.
The new CSS will be offered in power ratings of up to 3500 kilovolt-amperes (kVA) and a voltage range of up to 40.5 kilovolts (kV).
Chairman of the board of directors of the company Dr Saleh Hussein Al-Awaji, said one of the four new project awards is to set up an electricity transformer station with a voltage of 115/380 kilovolts (kV) in Al-Oqair in the Eastern Province.
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