Definition of kiaat in English:

kiaat

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Pronunciation: /kɪˈɑːt/

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noun

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

Origin

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

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