Kansas (approved especially for use with zip code).

K, k


noun, plural K's or Ks, k's or ks.

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.
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abbreviation for

Kyrgyzstan (international car registration)
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ks in Science


Abbreviation of kelvin
The symbol for potassium.
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