Definition of kiaat in English:


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Pronunciation: /kɪˈɑːt/

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A tree with fragrant yellow flowers and useful timber that resembles teak, native to tropical and southern Africa.
  • Pterocarpus angolensis, family Leguminosae


mid 19th century: via Dutch from Malay kayu jati 'teak wood'.

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