kachin

noun (1)
kach·​in | \ ˈkachə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of kachin

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: pyrocatechol used as a photographic developer

Kachin

noun (2)
Ka·​chin | \ kəˈchin \
plural Kachin or Kachins

Definition of Kachin (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : chingpaw
2 : the Tibeto-Burman language of the Chingpaw people

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History and Etymology for kachin

Noun (1)

perhaps alteration of catechin

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“Kachin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kachin. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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