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KP

abbr.
1. king's pawn (chess)
2. kitchen police
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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
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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.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.KP - an enlisted person who is assigned to assist the cooks
enlisted person - a serviceman who ranks below a commissioned officer
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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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KPS Squad: Saad Asif (Captain), Muhammad Anas Khan (Vice Captain), Muteeb Ahmed (Keeper), Huzaifa Ahmed Siddiqui, Zaid Fareed, Yasir Afridi, Muhammad Hammad, Ahmed -e- Mujtaba , Shaheer Alam Khan, Rameez Rahber, Khawaja Muhammad Muneeb, Mustafa Khawaja, Muhammad Sumeed Atif, Muhammad Muneeb, Muhammad Ali, Syed Muhammad Kazim Rizvi, Shaheryar Ali Shah, Zain Durani, Hassan Haroon, Ammar Bin Rashid and Abdullah Muhammad.
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KPS said it intends to capitalize on the company's growth opportunities, including strategic acquisitions, and to support its already substantial investment in research and development, technology and new product development.
One Vanderbilt has redefined what a best in class building should be and leading businesses like KPS Capital Partners and McDermott Will & Emery recognize that One Vanderbilt will provide a superior work environment for their employees, leading to enhanced employee recruitment and retention."
KPS's opponents in the Dec 30 title-decider at the National Stadium will be Al-Fatima Academy.
"I am enthusiastic about the transaction that is taking place with KPS and C&D," said Rick Godber, chairman of the board.
Following a riveting performance by young artists, Dr Khadija Nuzhat Humayun (Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, AKUH) herself an alumna of Khatoon-e-Pakistan School (KPS), trained school students on diabetes and importance of healthy diet and exercise through an engaging interactive classroom session while with teachers her focus was more on the identification of early signs and symptoms of diabetes.
KPS board members headed by Manoj Patel President shared information about forthcoming events.
KPS created Expera in June 2013 by completing two discrete and highly synergistic acquisitions: the technical and specialty paper businesses of Wausau Paper Corp.
Raquel Palmer, a partner at KPS, said, 'We are very excited to acquire DexKo Global, a market leader with industry-leading quality, customer service and product innovation.
Sources added that one officer pleaded that he would like to be relieved at the earliest since his career has remained stuck for the last more than a decade due to delay in cadre review of KPS. Sources further told that it would take few more days before his resignation reach the concerned.
The legal counsel to KPS and its affiliates are Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I and Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton and Garrison LLP.