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Entries Categorized: K (21)

 

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K B

Meaning of K b The following is an old definition of K b [1]: King's bench, see, in this resource, the term Resources Notes and References Concept of K b provided by the Anderson Dictionary of Law (1889) (Dictionary of Law consisting of Judicial Definitions and Explanations of Words, Phrases [...]

Categories: K and su1. Tags: KB and Short Read.



K C

Meaning of K c The following is an old definition of K c [1]: King's council, or counsel, qsee, in this resource, the term Resources Notes and References Concept of K c provided by the Anderson Dictionary of Law (1889) (Dictionary of Law consisting of Judicial Definitions and Explanations of [...]

Categories: K and su1. Tags: KC and Short Read.



K.B.

Concept of K.B. Traditional meaning of k.b. [1] in the English common law history: The King's Bench; see the entry on types of courts, 8. [rtbs name="history-of-english-law"] Resources Notes and References Based on A concise law dictionary of words, phrases and maxims, "K.B.", Boston: Little, [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, Criminal law, K, and su1. Tags: KB and Short Read.



Keep

Meaning of Keep The following is an old definition of Keep [1]: Varies in meaning with the connections in -which it is found - the context or circumstances. Keep a gaming table. Implies a use not merely temporary. Keep a nuisanoe. See Maintain. Keep a woman. In popular acceptation, imports an [...]

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Keith Joseph

Sir Keith Joseph History Influential Conservative politician. Held office under Heath as Secretary of State for Social Services between 1970-1974, under Thatcher as Secretary of State for Industry between 1979-1981 and for Education and Social Science between 1981-1986. A leading Conservative [...]

Categories: K and su1. Tags: Biographies, British History, KE, and Short Read.



Kenneth Robinson

Kenneth Robinson History Labour politician who served as a government whip from 1950-1951, and Privy Councillor in 1964. As Minister of Health in Harold Wilson's first government, he oversaw the banning of cigarette advertising on television and the reintroduction of prescription charges. [...]

Categories: K and su1. Tags: Biographies, British History, KE, and Short Read.



King

Concept of King; Queen The following is an old definition of King; Queen [1], a term which has several meanings:1. The person in whom is invested the supreme executive power of the government of Great Britain Alternative Meaning Sovereign power; government; commonwealth; state. Compare Rex. [...]

Categories: K and su1. Tags: KI.



Kingsley Wood

Sir Kingsley Wood History Conservative MP and Minister between 1918-1943. Secretary of State for Air leading up to the Second World War, and Chancellor of the Exchequer between 1940-1943. History of the Sir Kingsley Wood (1881-1943) The following commentary about Sir Kingsley Wood (1881-1943) [...]

Categories: K and su1. Tags: Biographies, British History, History, KI, and Short Read.



Kitchener of Khartoum

History of the Field Marshal 1st Lord Kitchener of Khartoum (1850-1916) The following commentary about Field Marshal 1st Lord Kitchener of Khartoum (1850-1916) in the Churchill Era is produced by the Churchill College (Cambridge): Secretary of State for War (in charge of the War Office, and [...]

Categories: K and su1. Tags: History, KI, and Short Read.



Kith and Kin

Kith And Kin History Phrase used to mean friends, relations and neighbours. Used in Commonwealth countries in the 1960s among white settlers from Great the United Kingdom.

Categories: K and su1. Tags: British History, KI, and Short Read.