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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.

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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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