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kp

(networking)
The country code for North Korea.

kickplate

1. A protective plate applied on the lower rail of a door to prevent marring.
2. A vertical plate forming a lip or low curb at the open edge of a stair platform or floor, or at the back edge or open end of a stair tread.
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We are grateful to KPS for providing our team with the leadership, expertise, capital and other resources that were essential to our success.
The USW understands KPS could have brought a lot to the table.
Between 80 and 90 percent of KPS graduates have been eligible for at least some Promise benefits.
In this case, we observed a visible line on the endothelium caused by linear accumulations of endothelial KPs similar to the Khodadoust line seen with corneal graft rejection.
Although the overall multiple logistic regression model including haemoglobin, BMI and KPS score as the explanatory variables was significant (p=0.
Utilising the combined purchasing power of both KPS and Omniyat, we are able to offer landlords and tenants the best possible rates in the market regardless of unit size, and have tested this through a rigorous tender process involving six leading commercial fit out companies operating in Dubai," Budd added.
KPS is buying a range of the businesses under the Waterford group, including Royal Doulton.
It is understood that KPS plans to keep production of high-quality goods, such as crystal-making and hand-painted figurines, which could preserve Irish jobs.
Deloitte, the administrators of Waterford Wedgwood, have agreed in principle to sell the china business, which was merged with Waterford Crystal in 1987, to KPS Capital, an investor specialising in buying distressed assets.
Private equity group KPS Capital Partners has signed a letter of intent to acquire "certain assets" of the group - best known for Wedgwood pottery, Royal Doulton and Waterford crystal - said administrators Deloitte.
The inaugural ceremony will be followed by a cultural programme, featuring professional artists and KPS members.
KPS is a leading supplier of data mining and role based process modelling software to the process industries.