kiloton definition

  • noun:
    • A unit of weight or ability add up to 1,000 metric tons.
    • An explosive power comparable to compared to 1,000 metric a great deal of TNT.
    • A measure of this strength of an explosion or a-bomb based on just how many thousand a great deal of TNT will be needed seriously to create equivalent energy.
    • one thousand tons
    • a measure of volatile energy (of an atomic weapon) add up to compared to 1000 a great deal of TNT

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