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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.
Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) dismissed the deal as "a spending increase."
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.Ellen Barkin on 'Another Happy Day,' Sam Levinson, and Being a 'Broad'|Kevin Sessums|November 16, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Sh-me-ks-see, the Wolf; one of the Chiefs; his head curiously ornamented, and numerous strings of wampum on his neck.
Hee-oh'ks-te-kin, the Rabbits Skin Leggins; a brave, in a very beautiful dress.
He was always "jes' behin' dem policy sha'ks, an' I'll be boun', Polly, but I gwine to ketch 'em dis time."
We wo'ks out in de fiel', and dat's about all we knows—fiel', chu'ch an' cabin.
I merely mention that the patronymics ending in kins got abbreviated into kiss, and kes, and ks.Curiosities of Puritan Nomenclature|Charles W. Bardsley