[kraft, krahft]


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

Origin of kraft

1905–10; < German: literally, strength Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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

Word Origin for kraft

from German: force
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