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kilobar

[kil-uh-bahr] /ˈkɪl əˌbɑr/
noun
1.
a unit of pressure, equal to 1000 bars (14,500 pounds per square inch; equivalent to 100 megapascals).
Abbreviation: kb.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; kilo- + bar3
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