the chrysanthemum emblem of the imperial family of Japan
[ki-koo-yoo] /kɪˈku yu/ noun, plural Kikuyus (especially collectively) Kikuyu. 1. a member of an indigenous people of Kenya having an agricultural economy and notable as being the originators of the Mau Mau. 2. the language of the Kikuyu, a Bantu language. 3. (usually lowercase). Also called kikuyu grass. a grass, Pennisetum clandestinum, native to southern […]
[kee-kweet] /ˈki kwit/ noun 1. a city in W Zaire.
1. kilometer; kilometers. first element in many Celtic place names, literally “cell (of a hermit), church, burial place,” from Gaelic and Irish -cil, from cill, gradational variant of ceall “cell, church, burial place,” from Latin cella (see cell).
[kee-lou-ey-ah, -ey-uh, kil-oh-] /ˌki laʊˈeɪ ɑ, -ˈeɪ ə, ˌkɪl oʊ-/ noun 1. a crater on Mauna Loa volcano, on SE Hawaii island, in Hawaii. 2 miles (3.2 km) wide; 4040 feet (1231 meters) high. /ˌkiːlɑːuːˈeɪə/ noun 1. a crater on the E side of Mauna Loa volcano, on SE Hawaii island: the world’s largest active […]