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  • noun UK Alternative spelling of kilogram.


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  • "In 2008 the price was $2 per kilogramme, which is quite high," adds Litcholo.

    IPS Inter Press Service Servaas van den Bosch * <> 2010

  • In September officials in Yokohama said they had detected 40,200 becquerels of radioactive caesium per kilogramme of sediment collected from a roadside ditch.

    Radiation in Tokyo not linked to Fukushima 2011

  • A kilogramme of fresh opium in 2009 fetches just 48 dollars, or a little over one-third of what it cost just two years ago.

    Efforts to Curb Afghanistan Helmand Opium Show Promise IWPR 2009

  • "The overall average price for tobacco was 2.33 dollars per kilogramme," he said.

    ANC Daily News Briefing 2008

  • The skyrocketing price of rice - the price of a 50 kilogramme (110 pound) sack has more than doubled over the past two months to 55 dollars (35 euros) - has hit particularly hard as it is the main dish for most Sierra Leoneans.

    ANC Daily News Briefing 2008

  • In parts of sub-Saharan Africa, as little as 1 kilogramme of nutrients is applied per hectare.

    Global Environment Outlook (GEO-4)~ Chapter 3 2008

  • The price of scrap metal in the local market is about 60 cents per kilogramme.

    Blackout In Sabah Due To Thieves. 2008

  • He said each junior officer received a 10 kilogramme bag of maize, two litres of cooking oil, a 1kg packet of fish and a 1kg bag of sugar beans.

    ANC Daily News Briefing 2007

  • While this year's figure is expected to be around the 70 million kilogramme mark, it is still a far cry from the former glory days.

    ANC Daily News Briefing 2007

  • Maize-meal, which had become scarce, can now be sold at 50,000 Zimbabwe dollars for a 10 kilogramme packet, up from 41,500 dollars.

    ANC Daily News Briefing 2007


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