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English adjective: k

1. k denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units


Synonyms1000, m, one thousand, thousand


Similarcardinal


Antonymsordinal


English noun: K

1. K (quantity) the basic unit of thermodynamic temperature adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites


Synonymskelvin


Broader (hypernym)temperature unit

2. K (substance) a light soft silver-white metallic element of the alkali metal group; oxidizes rapidly in air and reacts violently with water; is abundant in nature in combined forms occurring in sea water and in carnallite and kainite and sylvite


Synonymsatomic number 19, potassium


Broader (hypernym)metal, metallic element


Substance meronymbrine, carnallite, kainite, langbeinite, saltwater, seawater, sylvine, sylvite

3. K (quantity) the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100


Synonyms1000, chiliad, G, grand, M, one thousand, thou, thousand, yard


Broader (hypernym)large integer


Narrower (hyponym)millenary

4. K (quantity) a unit of information equal to 1000 bytes


SynonymskB, kilobyte


Broader (hypernym)computer memory unit


Part meronymM, MB, megabyte

5. K (quantity) a unit of information equal to 1024 bytes


SynonymskB, KiB, kibibyte, kilobyte


Broader (hypernym)computer memory unit


Part holonymword


Part meronymM, MB, mebibyte, megabyte, MiB

6. K (communication) the 11th letter of the Roman alphabet


Broader (hypernym)alphabetic character, letter, letter of the alphabet


Member meronymLatin alphabet, Roman alphabet

7. K (artifact) street names for ketamine


Synonymscat valium, green, honey oil, jet, special K, super acid, super C


Broader (hypernym)Ketalar, ketamine, ketamine hydrochloride









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