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 for kilobyte
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a unit of information equal to 1000 bytes [syn: kilobyte,
           K, KB, kB]
      2: a unit of information equal to 1024 bytes [syn: kilobyte,
         kibibyte, K, KB, kB, KiB]

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

      (KB) A unit of data equal to 1000 bytes (but see
     binary prefix for other definitions).
     One kilobyte is the amount of data in 1000 ASCII (or UTF-8)
     characters or about 250 English words (whose average length is
     about four characters).
     1000 kilobytes are one megabyte.

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