kang

[ kahng ]
/ kɑŋ /
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noun

(especially in northern Chinese houses) a masonry or earthen platform at one end of a room, heated in winter by fires underneath and spread with mats for sleeping.

Nearby words

  1. kandinsky,
  2. kandinsky, wassily,
  3. kandy,
  4. kane,
  5. kaneohe,
  6. kang-de,
  7. kanga,
  8. kanga pirau,
  9. kangar,
  10. kangaroo

Origin of kang

From the Chinese word kàng

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