KNOCKED-DOWN

Not assembled or unassembled.

KANBAN

Japanese word for "visible record."  Manufacturing control system in which suppliers deliver needed parts to assembly line "just in time" for use.

KEELAGE

A duty charged that permits a ship to enter and anchor in a port or harbor.

KNOWLEDGE

Awareness that a circumstance exists or is substantially certain to occur, or an awareness of a high probability of its existence or future occurrence.  Such awareness is inferred from evidence of the conscious disregard of facts known to a person and is also inferred from a person’s willful avoidance of facts.