kraft

[ kraft, krahft ]
/ kræft, krɑft /
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noun

a strong, usually brown paper processed from wood pulp, used chiefly for bags and as wrapping paper.

Nearby words

  1. kraal,
  2. krabbe's disease,
  3. kraepelin,
  4. kraepelin, emil,
  5. krafft-ebing,
  6. kragujevac,
  7. krait,
  8. krajina,
  9. krak,
  10. krakatau

Origin of kraft

1905–10; < German: literally, strength

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British Dictionary definitions for kraft

kraft

/ (krɑːft) /

noun

strong wrapping paper, made from pulp processed with a sulphate solution

Word Origin for kraft

from German: force

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