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KP

abbr.
1. king's pawn (chess)
2. kitchen police

kp

the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) Democratic Republic of Korea

KP

abbreviation for
1. Knight (of the Order) of St Patrick
2. (Military) military US kitchen police
symbol for
(Chess & Draughts) chess king's pawn

KP

(ˈkeɪˈpi)
n., pl. KPs, KP's for 5.
1. military duty as a kitchen helper: assigned to KP.
2. a soldier detailed to work as kitchen help.
[1915–20, Amer.; k(itchen) p(olice)]

K.P.

1. Knight of the Order of St. Patrick.
2. Knights of Pythias.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.KP - an enlisted person who is assigned to assist the cooks
enlisted person - a serviceman who ranks below a commissioned officer
Translations

KP

(US Mil) abbr of kitchen police (= work)Küchendienst m; (= soldiers) Soldaten, die Küchendienst haben
(Med) abbr of Kaposi’s sarcomaKaposisarkom nt
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