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K (kelvin)

/ˈkelvən/ Noun, pl. kelvins 1. A unit of measurement for temperature. It is one of the seven base units in the International System of Units (SI). ( 2. A unit of thermodynamic temperature equal to 273.16−1 of the thermodynamic temperature of the triple point of water. ( 3. The basic unit of thermodynamic temperature adopted under the Systeme International d’Unites. ( See Kelvin...

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/kā′lē-yū-rē′sis/ Noun 1. The process of excreting potassium in the urine. ( Syn: kaluresis

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Adjective 1. Of or pertaining to kaliuresis. ( 2. 1. Relating to, causing, or characterized by kaluresis. ( Syn: Kaluretic

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