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Kairomone

The kind of allelochemicals that gives an adaptive advantage to the insect.

Karyotype

The image of the entire chromosome set of an organism.

Keel

The middle nerve of the lemma. The two lower united petals of a legume flower.

Keeled

1) With a ridge along the middle.
2) With a ridge like the bottom of a boat.

Kernel

The grain or seed of cereal or grass enclosed in a hard husk.

Kernel moisture

The moisture of the dehusked grain.

Kernel smut

A fungal disease that affects the kernels of rice and caused by Tilletia barclayana.

Kilobase or kilo base pairs

A unit of size of DNA which is equal to either 1000 bases in a single-stranded nucleic acid (kb) or 1000 base pairs in a double-stranded nucleic acid (kbp).

Kilogram

A metric measurement of weight equal to 1000 grams or the mass of one liter of water at 4 °c.

Kneeing

The ability of the upper stem of deepwater or floating rice plants to bend upward after water has receded.

Kresek

The Indonesian term for the systemic phase of the disease called bacterial blight at the seedling stage.

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