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khaki

noun [U] uk   /ˈkɑː.ki/ us  

khaki noun [U] (CLOTH)

dark yellowish-green cloth, often worn by soldiers

khaki noun [U] (COLOUR)

a dark yellowish-green colour

khaki

adjective uk   /ˈkɑː.ki/ us  
of a dark yellowish-green colour
Translations of “khaki”
in Korean 카키색…
in Arabic كاكي…
in French kaki…
in Turkish hâkî renk, asker yeşili/hâkîsi…
in Italian color cachi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 卡其色(的),土黃色(的)…
in Russian хаки…
in Polish khaki…
in Spanish caqui…
in Portuguese cáqui…
in German das Khaki…
in Catalan caqui…
in Japanese カーキー色…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卡其色(的),土黄色(的)…
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