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qat

[kaht]
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noun
  1. kat.
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kat

or khat, qat

[kaht]
noun
  1. an evergreen shrub, Catha edulis, of Arabia and Africa, the leaves of which are used as a narcotic when chewed or made into a beverage.
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Origin of kat

First recorded in 1855–60, kat is from the Arabic word qāt
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British Dictionary definitions for qats

kat

noun
  1. a variant spelling of khat
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qat

noun
  1. a variant spelling of khat
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qats in Medicine

kat

abbr.
  1. katal
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