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1. king's pawn (chess)
2. kitchen police
the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) Democratic Republic of Korea
1. Knight (of the Order) of St Patrick
2. (Military) military US kitchen police
(Chess & Draughts) chess king's pawn
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)]
1. Knight of the Order of St. Patrick.
2. Knights of Pythias.