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kiloelectron volt

[kil-oh-i-lek-tron, -i-lek-] /ˈkɪl oʊ ɪˈlɛk trɒn, -ɪˌlɛk-/
noun
1.
1000 electron-volts.
Abbreviation: keV, kev.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; kilo- + electron
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