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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • The symbol for the element krypton.

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  • n. Symbol for krypton.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. The chemical symbol for the element krypyon, one of the six noble gasses.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The chemical symbol for the element krypton.
  • n. An abbreviation of kreutzer.
  • n. An abbreviation of Knight of the Red Cross
  • n. An abbreviation of Knight of the Red Eagle (Prussia).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a colorless element that is one of the six inert gasses; occurs in trace amounts in air
  • n. a communist organization formed in Cambodia in 1970; became a terrorist organization in 1975 when it captured Phnom Penh and created a government that killed an estimated three million people; was defeated by Vietnamese troops but remained active until 1999

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