With its light bullets the M4 rifle lacks sufficient velocity and killing power in long-range firefights, leaving US troops outgunned by the Taleban and their AK47 Kalashnikovs and the old Russian SVD sniper rifle.
What does KP stand for?
KP stands for Killing Power
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
See other definitions of KP
We have 23 other meanings of KP in our Acronym Attic
- Key Point
- Key Principal
- Key Processor
- Key Pulse
- Key Punch
- Keyboard Printer
- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Pakistan)
- Kid Pix (bitmap drawing program)
- Kid Power (Washington, DC; est. 2002)
- Kilo Pound (old unit of force)
- Kilometer Point (cable or pipeline)
- Kilometer Post (cable or pipeline)
- Kim Possible (TV show)
- Kimberley Process (diamond trade regulation scheme)
- King of Prussia (Pennsylvania)
- King Prawn (band)
- King's Pawn (chess)
- Kings Plaza (Brooklyn, New York)
- Kings Point (various organizations)
Samples in periodicals archive:
There are claims that the size of the Lord's Resistance Army has been reduced, but it is clear that their killing power has not subsequently gone down because what we're seeing here is a rise in brutality," said Fleming.
In lab tests, shutting down nucleophosmin production boosted erlotinib's killing power, the researchers found.
The deadly eating habits of the preying mantis, the killing power of the fat-tailed scorpion and the infamous Black Widow will be among the creatures covered in the talk on Saturday and Sunday, at the attraction in Swans Nest Lane.
It has natural killing power," the researchers said when presenting their study at the recent annual meeting of the Institute of Food technologists.
She also reveals - in astonishingly convincing detail - how the "soul killing power of slavery" absolutely corrupts families such as the DeLaviers.
The reasons for this are to provide maximum killing power against the bacteria with the initial dose, thereby sterilizing the spinal fluid rapidly.
There are three key advantages of its technology, which tightly binds chlorine to provide the following benefits: --It kills the broadest spectrum of germs, viruses and bacteria; --It kills them faster than any other offering on the market; --And it's 'rechargeable' - the killing power can be recharged again and again for the life of the material to which it is attached via simple chlorine-based cleanings.