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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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The first "do" in home staging is to make the front entrance inviting, and the site offers step-by-step instructions for installing architectural molding and adding a kickplate to your front door.
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