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knight (chess)


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abbreviation for
1. (Jewellery) karat
2. (Nautical Terms) nautical knot


abbreviation for
Also: Knt knight
symbol for
(Chess & Draughts) chess Also: N knight


abbreviation for
1. (in Scotland)Knight of the Order of the Thistle
2. Knight Templar
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1. karat.
2. kiloton.
3. knot.


1. Knights Templars.
2. Knight of the Order of the Thistle.
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Noun1.kt - the unit of measurement for the proportion of gold in an alloy; 18-karat gold is 75% gold; 24-karat gold is pure gold
unit, unit of measurement - any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange; "the dollar is the United States unit of currency"; "a unit of wheat is a bushel"; "change per unit volume"
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New Delhi (India), Feb 25 (ANI): Amid the speculations ofEehis client Robert Vadra's possible venture into the active politics, KTS Tulsi, lawyer of Vadra said that politics is 'not something that is served in a plate'.
A 31-year-old female, who had been diagnosed as KTS, presented with oozy, painful, and chronic progressive lesions over the right labium majus that had been present for more than 4 years.
We investigated PD-L1 expression in KTs from GCs and CRCs, examined the correlation between PD-L1 expression and T cell infiltration, and evaluated the impact of PD-L1 expression on prognosis.
KTS has been used in several clinical trials for treating diabetic foot ulcers.
Significant time was spent with KTS Owens Thomas gaining an understanding of shareholders' internal business housekeeping needs, a valuation for the business, an understanding of the process from all perspectives, knowledge of what funders would look at in terms of historical financial performance and forecasts, the team and its attributes and the future opportunities for the business and importantly how a management buy-out could be structured, funded and executed.
Yontemler: Calismaya en az bir el bileginde KTS tanisi almis 25 hasta ile KTS tanisi olmayan 23 saglikli gonulluye ait toplam 72 el bilegi dahil edildi.
Recently the children have been getting ready for our "KTS Olympics" and have been making flags, masks and shakers ready for our Rio-themed opening ceremony.
Darren Brown, managing director of A&P Tyne, said: "Ships like the KTS Responder highlight the breadth of skills and equipment we have in our yards and our ability to complete vessels quickly and with absolute attention to detail.
The cause of KTS remains unclear, however many workers believe it to be caused by mesodermal abnormality during fetal development leading to vascular and soft tissue malformations in the affected limb (Baskerville et al, 1985).
The 21 times World champion and current World Record Holder in Windsurfing Antoine Albeau who was leading the race with 50.07 kts in light conditions was passed by the Swedish Anders Bringdal, World Record Holder on a production board who reached 50.43 kts.
Mercuria said in October that its unit Mercuria Energy Asset Management BV hadA inked binding accords on the liquid bulk storage joint venture with Sinomart KTS Development Ltd, which is fully controlled by Sinopec.