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kareehout, noun

Origin:
South African DutchShow more South African Dutch, karee (see karee noun2) + hout wood.
a. karee noun2 sense 1 a ii. b. karee noun2 sense 1 a i.
1795 C.R. Hopson tr. of C.P. Thunberg’s Trav. II. 171Karré hout (Rhus) is a kind of wood which the Hottentots in this part of the country used for making bows.
1974 J.M. Coetzee Dusklands 128He saw that the banks, clothed in trees (zwartebast, karreehout), might furnish timber for all the wants of colonization.
kareenoun1 a ii.
kareenoun1 a i.

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