from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southern Ontario, Canada, west-southwest of Toronto. Settled by Mennonites (1806) and by Germans who named it Berlin in 1825, it was renamed in honor of Lord Kitchener in 1916. Population: 205,000.
- Kitchener, Horatio Herbert. First Earl Kitchener of Khartoum and of Broome. 1850-1916. British soldier and colonial administrator who led Egyptian troops in the retaking of the Sudan (1898), brought the Boer War (1899-1902) to a conclusion, and served as secretary for war (1914-1916) during World War I.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A surname.
- proper n. A British earldom
- proper n. Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener, British field marshal in the First World War
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A kitchen servant; a cook.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A person employed in a kitchen; the superintendent of a kitchen; a kitchen-purveyor.
- n. An economical or elaborated cooking-stove or other culinary appliance. Specifically— A special form of stove adapted for cooking, fitted with dampers, and combining ovens, plate-warmers, devices for heating a supply of water, and often many other contrivances.
- n. A name given to ancient utensils of bronze, such as those found at Pompeii, in which water could be heated and various dishes kept hot at slight expense of fuel. The Naples Museum contains some very elaborate specimens.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. British field marshal (1850-1916)
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I recall a warm German potato salad with tons of bacon they serve at Oktoberfest in Kitchener Ontario.
Yesterday's Sun presented the prime minister in Kitchener pose under the crude order: "Lend, you bankers".
Today, Toronto-based lawyer Tony Bryant asked to be removed from a first-degree murder case being held in Kitchener, Ontario.
That means that your home in Kitchener displaces others who might have lived there, and displaces the animals, insects, living organisms which might have been present in the absence of your home.
"The general manager said, 'Go to your home in Kitchener, Ontario, and think about this,'" Brodeur, 75, recalls.
He also has a good point shot and, while he's never been a huge point-getter, he looks like he has the tools to play a more offensively aggressive game than we saw in Kitchener this year.
Canadian fans first got a look at her at the world junior championships in Kitchener, but she got little media play in finishing sixth.
As Dr. Gary Goree, DVM, testified, having been part of a panel that investigated the "facts" behind the 'pit bull' ban in Kitchener, he pointed out that 'pit bulls' ranked lower than Poodles in bite statistics in that city.
Later this week, at the Confederation Club in Kitchener, I will be addressing what I see as the priorities for the federal government including tax reform for this generation and the next.