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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

K ration(n.)

  1. an emergency military field ration for use under combat conditions, consisting of three separate packaged meals.

    Category: Military

    Ref: Compare C ration.

Origin of K ration:

1940–45; K for Ancel Keys (born 1904), U.S. physiologist

Princeton's WordNet

  1. K ration(noun)

    a small package of emergency rations; issued to United States troops in World War II


  1. K ration(Noun)

    An individual daily combat food ration introduced by the United States Army during World War II and comprising three courses for breakfast, dinner and supper.


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