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khat

kat

/ (kæt, kɑːt) /
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noun
a white-flowered evergreen shrub, Catha edulis, of Africa and Arabia, whose leaves have narcotic properties
the leaves of this shrub, chewed or prepared as a drink
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Word Origin for khat

C19: from Arabic qāt
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