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KKing (playing cards, chess)
KBlack (in CMYK color space)
KKindergarten (as in K-12)
KKelvin (thermodynamic temperature scale)
KKosher (symbol on food labels)
KKilo- (thousand)
KKalium (Potassium)
KOK/Okay
KSpecial K (cereal)
KOver (logging abbreviation)
KQue (Spanish)
KKnowledge
KContract
KKiller (type of white blood cell)
KOkay
KCapital (economics)
KK-Mart (store)
KCarrying Capacity (population studies)
KKerry (Irish car registration)
KCologne (auto license plate)
KKey Generator
KKnot
KKirby
KEastern Ontario (postal code designation, Canada)
KKompressor (band)
KKappa (receptor)
KKicker (football)
KKarat
KConductivity
KCurvature
KLysine (amino acid)
KPermeability (physics)
KCathode (electronics)
KKetamine (animal tranquilizer/disassociative)
KKilobyte
KStrikeout
KKorpus (Russian, building; used in postal addresses)
KKnit Stitch
KKerrang! (British Magazine and TV Channel)
KPhylloquinone (vitamin)
KK Language (Unix-Based programming language)
KKell Blood Group
KKey/Black (printing ink in CMYK model)
KBoltzman Constant
KCoefficient of Thermal Conductivity
KKilohm (unit of electrical resistance; also seen as Kiloohm)
KKiloohm (resistor; electronics schematics)
KLudwig von Köchel (publisher of catalog of the works of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart)
KKlebsiella Pneumoniae Serotype
KFederal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Texas (designates original point of circulation of a dollar bill)
KKeratometric Reading (contact lens fitting term)
KKellogg's Corp (stock symbol)
KConfidential Cryptographic (TMINS)
KUS Offices in China Stamp (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
KTanker Aircraft Designation (US military, as in KC-10)
KWreck Less Than $50 Damage (Alabama Public Safety radio code)
References in classic literature ?
I know that Billy Kirby is out, and means to have a pull of the trigger at that very turkey.
and even rum too, notwithstanding he moralizes so much about it, But I’ll give the lad a chance for his turkey; for that Billy Kirby is one of the best marksmen in the country; that is, if we except the—the gentleman.
If Billy Kirby don’t get the bird before me, and the Frenchman’s powder don’t hang fire this damp morning, you’ll see as fine a turkey dead, in a few minutes, as ever was eaten in the Judge’s shanty.
Morgan, when he was driven from Cumberland Gap to the Ohio river by General Kirby Smith.
It's Rattray, of one of the many Kirby Halls in this country.
I thanked him warmly, but asked if the cottage was close to Kirby Hall, and whether this would not be giving a deal of trouble at the other end; whereupon he mischievously misunderstood me a second time, saying the cottage and the hall were not even in sight of each other, and I really had no intrusion to fear, as he was a lonely bachelor like myself, and would only be up there four or five days at the most.
They had no idea how to price merchandise," Kirby remarked, "and when I suggested holiday promotions, they didn't understand why it was necessary.
Kirby is one of the most popular players for the Twins.
Although Kirby traces the process by which the federal government "continued to subsidize bigness" resulting in "millions of tbe landless and near landless" being "driven from the countryside," he carefully steps back and puts this structural change into perspective.
This colorful collection includes six classic Kirby games on one disc, additional Challenge Stages based on 2011's Kirby's Return to Dream Land([TM]), an interactive timeline, a CD containing favorite music from the series and a commemorative book that gives new and existing fans a fun inside look at the history of Kirby.
Kirby has also been a circus aerialist and acrobat on the flying trapeze.
Home at Milnsbridge BC (2pm): M Atkinson (Crosland Moor) v Chris Barton (New Brighton QV), R Mozley (Slaithwaite) v Owen Doyle (West Kirby Victoria), R Cox (Lockwood Con) v Matthew Gilmore (West Kirby Victoria), J Greenhalgh (Milns BC) v T Cavanagh (Upton Victory Hall), M Heap (Broad Oak BC) v Dave Gilmore (West Kirby Victoria), M Griffiths (Lindley Lib) v Phil Vaughan (New Brighton QV), G Senior (Moldgreen Con) v Ian Hazelhurst (West Kirby Victoria), L Peacock (Milns BC) v A Thompson (New Brighton Queens), L Fallas (Crosland Moor) v J Fitzpatrick (West Kirby Victoria), R Whitwam (Slaithwaite) v Paul Saville (New Brighton Queens), J Metcalfe (Moldgreen Con) v R Fitzpatrick (West Kirby Victoria), W Dews (Netherton) v John Cosgrove (West Kirby Victoria).