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Kwame nkrumah

[uh n-kroo-muh, uh ng-kroo-] /ənˈkru mə, əŋˈkru-/ noun 1. Kwame [kwah-mee] /ˈkwɑ mi/ (Show IPA), 1909–72, president of Ghana 1960–66. /əŋˈkruːmə/ noun 1. Kwame (ˈkwɑːmɪ). 1909–72, Ghanaian statesman, prime minister (1957–60) and president (1960–66). He led demands for self-government in the 1950s, achieving Ghanaian independence in 1957. He was overthrown by a military coup (1966)

Kwangchow

[kwahng-choh, kwang-; Chinese gwahng-joh] /ˈkwɑŋˈtʃoʊ, ˈkwæŋ-; Chinese ˈgwɑŋˈdʒoʊ/ noun 1. Older Spelling. . /ˈkwæŋˈtʃaʊ/ noun 1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Canton

Kwangchowan

[kwahng-choh-wahn, kwang-; Chinese gwahng-joh-wahn] /ˈkwɑŋˈtʃoʊˈwɑn, ˈkwæŋ-; Chinese ˈgwɑŋˈdʒoʊˈwɑn/ noun 1. Older Spelling. . /ˈkwæŋˈtʃaʊˈwɑːn/ noun 1. a territory of SE China, in SW Kwantung province: leased to France as part of French Indochina from 1898 to 1945. Area: 842 sq km (325 sq miles)

Kzyl-Orda

[kuh-zil-awr-dah; Russian gzil-uhr-dah] /kəˈzɪl ɔrˈdɑ; Russian gzɪl ʌrˈdɑ/ noun 1. a city in S Kazakhstan, on the Syr Darya.

Kzt

Kazakstan-tenge (currency)

Kzn

abbreviation (in South Africa) 1. KwaZulu-Natal

Kz

abbreviation 1. Kazakhstan abbreviation 1. Kazakhstan (international car registration) networking The country code for Kazakhstan. (1999-01-27) Kazakhstan (international vehicle ID)

Kyzyl-kum

[ki-zil koom, koo m] /kɪˈzɪl ˈkum, ˈkʊm/ noun 1. a desert in S Asia, SE of the Aral Sea, in Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. About 90,000 sq. mi. (233,100 sq. km). /Russian kiˈzil ˈkum/ noun 1. a desert in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan

Kyzyl

[ki-zil] /kɪˈzɪl/ noun 1. a city in and the capital of the Tuva Autonomous Republic, in the S Russian Federation in Asia. [too-vuh] /ˈtu və/ noun 1. an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation in Asia: formerly an independent republic in Mongolia. 65,810 sq. mi. (170,500 sq. km). Capital: Kyzyl.

Kyushu

[kee-oo-shoo; Japanese kyoo-shoo] /kiˈu ʃu; Japanese ˈkyu ʃʊ/ noun 1. an island in SW Japan. 15,750 sq. mi. (40,793 sq. km). /ˈkjuːʃuː/ noun 1. an island of SW Japan: the southernmost of Japan’s four main islands, with over 300 surrounding small islands; coalfield and chemical industries. Chief cities: Fukuoka, Kitakyushu, and Nagasaki. Pop: 14 786 […]

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