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kaross

[kuh-ros] /kəˈrɒs/
noun
1.
a cloak or rug of animal skins used in southern Africa.
Origin
1725-1735
1725-35; < Afrikaans karos, probably < Khoikhoi
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kaross

/kəˈrɒs/
noun
1.
a garment of skins worn by indigenous peoples in southern Africa
Word Origin
C18: from Afrikaans karos, perhaps from Dutch kuras, from French cuirassecuirass
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