• WordNet 3.6
    • n KR a communist organization formed in Cambodia in 1970; became a terrorist organization in 1975 when it captured Phnom Penh and created a government that killed an estimated three million people; was defeated by Vietnamese troops but remained active until 1999
    • n Kr a colorless element that is one of the six inert gasses; occurs in trace amounts in air
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Kr The chemical symbol for the element krypton.
    • n Kr An abbreviation of kreutzer.
    • n Kr An abbreviation of Knight of the Red Cross
    • n Kr An abbreviation of Knight of the Red Eagle (Prussia).
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In literature:

In winter the proprietor gives balls in these apartments, charging 20 kr.
"Visit to Iceland and the Scandinavian North" by Ida Pfeiffer
K to B 7 Kt to KR 3, ch 35.
"Amusements in Mathematics" by Henry Ernest Dudeney
I had just stepped outside the door of the farmhouse when Kr-kr-kr-p!
"S.O.S. Stand to!" by Reginald Grant
The Hasselbacken is often used for the giving of banquets of ceremony, but the dinner at 3 kr.
"The Gourmet's Guide to Europe" by Algernon Bastard
B. Diastylis Rathkei KR Magnified three times.
"The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II" by A.E. Nordenskieold
KR-K sq(ch) K-B sq 4.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 1" by Various
In 1861 these rates were reduced to 3, 6, and 9 kr.
"The Development of Rates of Postage" by A. D. Smith
In the laboratory, Kr.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 8" by Various
Presently, a green parrot "kr-r-r-d" tentatively, as a faint flush appeared in the cloudless east.
"The Taming of the Jungle" by Dr. C. W. Doyle
Reichs thaler, at 90 kr., mark of fine silver at 13 fl.
"The History of Currency, 1252 to 1896" by William Arthur Shaw

In news:

As the owner of a red '68 Shelby G.T 500KR, Michael Hudock heard stories about a green KR convertible in a field in East Liverpool.
The VP-8K replaces Kramer's VP-8 line of distribution amplifiers and includes the company's Kr-isp advanced sync processing technology.
The Hotel Valdemars, 23 Kr.
Stay tuned for the next incarnation of Mission Amy KR.
Kalimantan Review (KR), a monthly magazine on the island of Borneo, accepts the activist label, however.
KR Brandon Banks inactive for Redskins.
Calgary -based KR Industrial Design & Consulting has developed the Aero navigation in-cockpit mount for iPads, which it bills as an "ergonomically mounted fixture" at a pilot's fingertips.
New Smyrna WR/KR James Clark awaits home visit from Florida's Will Muschamp.
When enabled, Kr-isp provides a sharp, stable image and provides compatibility with a range of computers , even if the sync level is too low by restoring the sync signal waveform, says the company.
Hull KR sign Greg Eden from Huddersfield Giants.
Among Forester 's stock holdings: Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ), Kimberly-Clark ( KMB ) and Kroger ( KR ).
Hull KR sign Greg Eden from Huddersfield Giants.
Former Grand Rapids Rampage WR/KR Timon Marshall signed a free-agent contract with the Kansas City Chiefs on Wednesday.
British engineer Gino De-Gol adapted the Kuka KR 500, a 5,000-pound aluminum robotic arm, by attaching a passenger seat to the free end.
They are figures to accompany the article "Woven Rope Friezes" by Frank Farris, Santa Clara University, and Nils Kr.

In science:

The dispersionless limit of Drinfeld - Sokolov hierarchies [DS], associated to non twisted affine Lie algebra ˆg was shown [Kr] to provide polynomial solutions to WDVV equations (1.1).
Solutions to WDVV from generalized Drinfeld-Sokolov hierarchies
Kr] Krichever, I.: The dispersionless Lax equations and topological minimal models.
Solutions to WDVV from generalized Drinfeld-Sokolov hierarchies
The minimum number of cutting divisors needed to do this is kr + k + r − 2min{k , r}.
Rational polynomials of simple type
R, and KR (k) is the integral along the imaginary axis, from ik to iR.
Harmonic mean, random polynomials and stochastic matrices
In order to obtain a corresponding lower bound, we introduce the event Kr that all edges of EL , both of whose endvertices have third coordinate equal to ±r , are open.
Rigidity of the interface for percolation and random-cluster models