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khat

[kaht] /kɑt/
noun
1.
kat.

kat

or khat, qat

[kaht] /kɑt/
noun
1.
an evergreen shrub, Catha edulis, of Arabia and Africa, the leaves of which are used as a narcotic when chewed or made into a beverage.
Origin of kat
1855-1860
1855-60; < Arabic qāt
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khat

/kæt; kɑːt/
noun
1.
a white-flowered evergreen shrub, Catha edulis, of Africa and Arabia, whose leaves have narcotic properties
2.
the leaves of this shrub, chewed or prepared as a drink
Word Origin
C19: from Arabic qāt

kat

/kæt; kɑːt/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of khat
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khat in Medicine

kat abbr.
katal

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