[kan-zuh s-nuh-bras-kuh] /ˈkæn zəs nəˈbræs kə/
noun, U.S. History.
the act of Congress in 1854 annulling the Missouri Compromise, providing for the organization of the territories of Kansas and Nebraska, and permitting these territories self-determination on the question of slavery.
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[kan-soo; Chinese gahn-soo] /ˈkænˈsu; Chinese ˈgɑnˈsu/ noun 1. Wade-Giles. . /ˈkænˈsuː/ noun 1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Gansu
[kant; German kahnt] /kænt; German kɑnt/ noun 1. Immanuel [ih-man-yoo-uh l;; German ih-mah-noo-el] /ɪˈmæn yu əl;; German ɪˈmɑ nuˌɛl/ (Show IPA), 1724–1804, German philosopher. /kænt; German kant/ noun 1. Immanuel (ɪˈmaːnueːl). 1724–1804, German idealist philosopher. He sought to determine the limits of man’s knowledge in Critique of Pure Reason (1781) and propounded his system of […]
[kahn-tahr] /kɑnˈtɑr/ noun 1. (in some Middle Eastern countries) a unit of weight corresponding to the hundredweight, but varying in different localities. /kænˈtɑː/ noun 1. a unit of weight used in E Mediterranean countries, equivalent to 100 pounds or 45 kilograms but varying from place to place