klong

[ klawng, klong ]
/ klɔŋ, klɒŋ /
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noun

(in Thailand) a canal.

Nearby words

  1. klismos,
  2. klister,
  3. klondike,
  4. klondike gold rush,
  5. klondyker,
  6. kloof,
  7. klootchman,
  8. klopstock,
  9. klopstock, friedrich gottlieb,
  10. kluck

Origin of klong

First recorded in 1895–1900, klong is from the Thai word khlɔ:ng canal, watercourse

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British Dictionary definitions for klong

klong

/ (klɒŋ) /

noun

a type of canal in Thailand

Word Origin for klong

from Thai

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