a borough of Greater London, England.
a borough of Greater London, on the River Thames: Kensington Palace (17th century) and gardens. Pop: 174 400 (2003 est). Area: 12 sq km (5 sq miles)
[ken-spek-uh l] /ˈkɛnˌspɛk əl/ adjective, Scot. and North England. 1. conspicuous; easily seen or recognized. /ˈkɛnˌspɛkəl/ adjective 1. (Scot) easily seen or recognized
[ken-tey] /ˈkɛn teɪ/ noun 1. a colorful fabric of Ghanaian origin: often worn as a symbol of African-American pride. /ˈkɛntɪ/ noun 1. Also called kente cloth. a brightly coloured handwoven cloth of Ghana, usually with some gold thread 2. the toga made of this cloth
- Ken thompson
person The principal inventor of the Unix operating system and author of the B language, the predecessor of C. In the early days Ken used to hand-cut Unix distribution tapes, often with a note that read “Love, ken”. Old-timers still use his first name (sometimes uncapitalised, because it’s a login name and mail address) in […]
/ˈkɛntɪə/ noun 1. a plant name formerly used to include palms now allotted to several different genera and still used commercially to denote the feather palm genus Howea, native to Lord Howe Island, popular as greenhouse or house plants for their decorative arching foliage: family Palmaceae