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Definitions of K

  1. street names for ketamine Wordnet Dictionary DB
  2. the basic unit of thermodynamic temperature adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites Wordnet Dictionary DB
  3. the eleventh letter of the English alphabet, is nonvocal consonant. The form and sound of the letter are from the Latin, which used the letter but little except in the early period of the language. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Eleventh letter of the alphabet. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. The eleventh letter of the English alphabet; a guttural consonant, borrowed from the Greeks, and invariably pronounced hard before vowels; but before the letter n having no sound, as in knee, or knife. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. a light soft silver-white metallic element of the alkali metal group; oxidizes rapidly in air and reacts violently with water; is abundant in nature in combined forms occurring in sea water and in carnallite and kainite and sylvite Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100 Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. The eleventh letter in the English alphabet. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for K

  1. It's O. K We've got another four hours left. – Treachery in Outer Space by Carey Rockwell and Louis Glanzman
  2. The first day Rose did try as much as she could; but it was all she could do not to cry when Mark told her to do things: " You tell me, Mark! – The Book of One Syllable by Esther Bakewell