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Example sentences from the Web for KS
His health improved, the KS lesions faded and Strub bought a home in Pennsylvania.
He began chemotherapy and took drugs to combat the KS, which made him feel sick.
If you begin with “H,” there are two “Ks” and an “H” at the end.Eight Epic Chanukah Songs, From Sandler to ‘South Park’|Michael Solomon|December 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
KS: There is such a follow-up question to all that I want to ask you.
KS: So did you fall in love with Sam as you read his script?
In both these instances its chief phonetic element appears to be the guttural sound k, or ks.Day Symbols of the Maya Year|Cyrus Thomas
X begins no English word: it has the sound of ks, as axle, extraneous.A Grammar of the English Tongue|Samuel Johnson
Peradventure he had better have done something else, & something wiser; great Confident of Princes and Ks.
I merely mention that the patronymics ending in kins got abbreviated into kiss, and kes, and ks.Curiosities of Puritan Nomenclature|Charles W. Bardsley
This (they say) is confest by one Lambe a notorious old rascall that was condemned the last sommer at the Ks.The Curious Case of Lady Purbeck|Thomas Longueville