Definition of kilogram
How many kg is pounds. To convert lbs to kg, divide by 2. Online Calculator.
26 rows · The kilogram, or kilogramme, is the base unit of weight in the Metric system. It is the approximate weight of a cube of water 10 centimeters on a side. A pound is a unit of weight commonly used in the United States and the British commonwealths. A pound is defined as exactly kilograms.
Kilograms weigh pounds (*). (*) Note: For people, mass and weight are used interchangeably. Mass measures the amount of matter while weight is a force. Although it is not strictly correct, we use in this calculator the term "weight" as a measure of mass.