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k

The eleventh letter of the English alphabet, a consonant. Any sound represented by the letter K or k, as in bilk, kit, or sick. Something having the shape of a K. A written or printed representation of the letter K or k. A device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter K or k. Mathematics. a vector on the z-axis, having length 1 unit. Boltzmann constant. Carrying capacity. The number 1000: The salary offered is $20K. Chemistry. potassium. Chess. king. Physics. Kelvin. Music. Köchel listing. Kindergarten: a K–12 boarding school. Real Estate. kitchen. The eleventh in order or in a series, or, when I is omitted, the tenth. Computers. the number 1024 or 210: A binary 32K memory has 32,768 positions. kilobyte. Baseball. strikeout; strikeouts. Physics. kaon. Biochemistry. lysine. (used in text messages and other digital communications) okay; OK. Electricity. capacity. Karat. Kilogram; kilograms. Chess. king. Knight. Knot. Kopeck. Kip; kips. Knight. Kwacha. The tenth letter of the Greek alphabet (K, k). The consonant sound represented by this letter. The 11th letter and 8th consonant of the modern English alphabet A speech sound represented by this letter, usually a voiceless velar stop, as in kitten See five Ks Kilo(s) Maths the unit vector along the z-axis Kelvin(s) Chess king Chem potassium Physics kaon Currency kina kip kopeck kwacha kyat One thousand Computing a unit of 1024 words, bits, or bytes (not in technical usage) 1000 Cambodia (international car registration) Köchel: indicating the serial number in the catalogue (
1862) of the works of Mozart made by Ludwig von Köchel (1800–
77) The tenth letter in the Greek alphabet (Κ, κ), a consonant, transliterated as c or k

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