Synonyms of k


1. kelvin, K, temperature unit

usage: the basic unit of thermodynamic temperature adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

2. potassium, K, atomic number 19, metallic element, metal

usage: 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

3. thousand, one thousand, 1000, M, K, chiliad, G, grand, thou, yard, large integer

usage: the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100

4. kilobyte, K, KB, kB, computer memory unit

usage: a unit of information equal to 1000 bytes

5. kilobyte, kibibyte, K, KB, kB, KiB, computer memory unit

usage: a unit of information equal to 1024 bytes

6. K, k, letter, letter of the alphabet, alphabetic character

usage: the 11th letter of the Roman alphabet

7. K, jet, super acid, special K, honey oil, green, cat valium, super C, ketamine, ketamine hydrochloride, Ketalar

usage: street names for ketamine


1. thousand, one thousand, 1000, m, k, cardinal (vs. ordinal)

usage: denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units

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Definition and meaning of k (Dictionary)