[ken-zing-tuh n] /ˈkɛn zɪŋ tən/
a former borough of Greater London, England: now part of Kensington and Chelsea.
noun 1. a borough of Greater London, England. /ˈkɛnzɪŋtən/ noun 1. 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 […]