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adjective [only before noun] known pronunciation in American English /noʊn/
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  1. 1
    used for describing something that people know about or have discovered
    a theory that fits the known facts
    The documents were delivered to his last known address.
    a disease with no known cure
    He was a violent man and a known drug user.
    Known pollutants had been tipped into the water.
  2. 2
    known for: They were known for their artistic achievements.
    nationally and internationally known TV personalities
    be/become known as something: Diana Spencer, or Princess Di as she became known



a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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