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KS

  1. Kansas (approved especially for use with zip code).
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K, k

[key]
noun, plural K's or Ks, k's or ks.
  1. the eleventh letter of the English alphabet, a consonant.
  2. any sound represented by the letter K or k, as in bilk, kit, or sick.
  3. something having the shape of a K.
  4. a written or printed representation of the letter K or k.
  5. a device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter K or k.
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British Dictionary definitions for ks

KS

abbreviation for
  1. Kansas
  2. Kyrgyzstan (international car registration)
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ks in Science

K

  1. Abbreviation of kelvin
  2. The symbol for potassium.
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