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khat

[kaht] /kɑt/
noun
1.
kat.
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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
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