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  1. knight.


  1. karat.
  2. kiloton.
  3. knot.


  1. Knights Templars.
  2. Knight of the Order of the Thistle.
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Examples from the Web for kt

Historical Examples

  • Especially used when a Rook is won at the expense of a B or Kt.

    Three Hundred Things a Bright Boy Can Do


  • Kt to KB3” in the London tournament, 1883, and this, or the kindred “1.

  • There is no object in this move, unless it is to be followed by Kt - Q 2.

    Chess Fundamentals

    Jos Ral Capablanca

  • Kt - Q 2 was better in order to get rid of one of the two White Knights.

    Chess Fundamentals

    Jos Ral Capablanca

  • He may have also done it in order to play Kt - Kt 4 and K 3.

    Chess Fundamentals

    Jos Ral Capablanca

British Dictionary definitions for kt


abbreviation for
  1. karat
  2. nautical knot


abbreviation for
  1. Also: Knt knight
symbol for
  1. Also: N chess knight


abbreviation for
  1. Knight of the Order of the Thistle (a Brit title)
  2. Knight Templar
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