Definition of K ration

1. Noun. A small package of emergency rations; issued to United States troops in World War II.

Generic synonyms: Field Ration



Definition of K ration

1. Noun. An individual daily combat food ration introduced by the United States Army during World War II and comprising three courses for breakfast, dinner and supper. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of K Ration

KVCD
KVM
KVMs
KWIC
KY
KZN
K antigen
K antigens
K blood group
K capture
K cell
K cells
K complex
K luyvera
K particle
K ration (current term)
K rations
K region
K shell
K virus
Ka
Ka'ba
Kaaba
Kabala
Kabardian
Kabardino-Balkariya
Kabbala
Kabbalah
Kabbalist
Kabballah

Literary usage of K ration

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1. Recurring Logistic Problems as I Have Observed Them by Carter Bowie Magruder (1994)
"An example of one of the most successful efforts is the K-ration. One package contains one meal for one combat soldier, and individual packages can be ..."

2. A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens, Edward Chauncey Baldwin (1906)
"He had eyes that assorted very well with that deco- K" ration, being of a surface black, with no depth in the colour or form, and much too near together—as ..."

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