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  • n  the basic unit of thermodynamic temperature adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
  • n  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
  • n  the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100
  • n  a unit of information equal to 1000 bytes
  • n  a unit of information equal to 1024 bytes
  • n  the 11th letter of the Roman alphabet
  • n  street names for ketamine
  • s  denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units
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kafkaesque
  • a  relating to or in the manner of Franz Kafka or his writings
  • s  characterized by surreal distortion and a sense of impending danger
    the kafkaesque terror of the endless interrogations
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kampuchean
  • n  a native or inhabitant of Cambodia
  • a  of or relating to or characteristic of Cambodia or its people or language
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karyokinetic
  • a  of or relating to the division of the nucleus of a cell during mitosis or meiosis
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kashmiri
  • n  a member of the people of Kashmir
  • n  the official state language of Kashmir
  • a  of or relating to or characteristic of Kashmir or its people or culture
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katabatic
  • a  of an air current or wind; moving downward or down a slope because of cooling especially at night
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katabolic
  • a  relating to or characterized by catabolism
  • a  characterized by destructive metabolism
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katari
  • n  a native or inhabitant of Qatar
  • a  of or concerning Qatar or its inhabitants
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katharobic
  • a  of living being in an oxygenated environment lacking organic matter
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kayoed
  • v  knock unconscious or senseless
  • s  knocked unconscious by a heavy blow
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kazakhstani
  • n  a native or inhabitant of Kazakhstan
  • a  of or pertaining to Kazakhstan or to the Kazakhs or their culture
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kechuan
  • n  the language of the Quechua which was spoken by the Incas
  • a  of or relating to the Quechua or their language
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keeled
  • v  walk as if unable to control one's movements
  • a  having a ridge or shaped like a ridge or suggesting the keel of a ship
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