from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang One thousand dollars.
- The symbol for the element potassium.
- abbr. kaon
- abbr. kelvin
- abbr. kilobyte
- abbr. kindergarten
- abbr. Games king
- abbr. Bible Kings
- abbr. strikeout
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- n. The eleventh letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.
- n. Symbol for potassium.
- n. Symbol for kelvin, the SI unit of thermodynamic temperature. Specifically (U+212A version)
- n. The statistic for strikeouts.
- n. IUPAC 1-letter abbreviation for lysine.
- n. Symbol for hydraulic conductivity.
- n. Thousand.
- n. The initial letter of the call sign of radio stations west of the Mississippi (see also W)
- n. over, waiting for reply
- n. The eleventh letter of the English alphabet, called kay and written in the Latin script.
- n. The ordinal number eleventh, derived from this letter of the English alphabet, called kay and written in the Latin script.
- abbr. Kindergarten.
- abbr. Kilo-, 1,024.
- abbr. A single character message used as an acknowledgement (ACK), meaning "previous message received and understood."
- abbr. Go ahead, over: an indication that a message is complete and a reply is awaited.
- abbr. Strikeouts.
- abbr. King.
- abbr. Carrying capacity.
- abbr. OK.
- abbr. knit
- n. A contract.
From New Latin kalium, potassium; see hypokalemia.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)