kraft

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noun, often attributive \ˈkräft, ˈkraft\

Definition of kraft

  1. :  a strong paper or cardboard made from wood pulp produced from wood chips boiled in an alkaline solution containing sodium sulfate

Origin and Etymology of kraft

German, literally, strength, from Old High German — more at craft


First Known Use: 1906

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