Definitions for k, kkeɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

K, kkeɪ(n.)(pl.)Ks; K's, ks; k's.

  1. the 11th letter of the English alphabet, a consonant.

    Category: Language/Linguistics

  2. any spoken sound represented by this letter.

    Category: Language/Linguistics

  3. something shaped like aK.

  4. a written or printed representation of the letter K or


    Category: Printing


  1. Computers. the number 1024 or 210: kilobyte.

    A binary 32K memory has 32,768 positions.

    Category: Computers

  2. the number 1000: a $20K salary.

    Category: Math

  3. kindergarten.

    Category: Education

  4. kitchen.

Origin of K:

abbr. of kilo -].


  1. the 11th in order or in a series.

  2. potassium.

    Category: Chemistry

  3. Kelvin.

    Category: Physics

  4. strikeout.

    Category: Sport

  5. Physics. kaon.

    Category: Physics

  6. lysine.

    Category: Biochemistry

* Symbol..

Origin of K:

< NL kalium


  1. carrying capacity.

    Category: Ecology

* Ecol..


  1. a unit vector on the z-axis of a coordinate system.

    Category: Math

* Math. Symbol..


  1. kip3.

    Category: Numismatics

  2. Knight.

    Category: Numismatics

  3. kwacha.

    Category: Numismatics

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. K, k(noun)ɪ

    the 11th letter of the alphabet


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