caraco

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin uncertain, maybe from Mexican Spanish caracol or from Turkish kerake or keriki.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ka.ʁa.ko/
  • Homophone: caracos
  • Hyphenation: ca‧ra‧co

Noun[edit]

caraco m (plural caracos)

  1. (archaic) loose blouse
  2. (women's) undershirt, camisole

References[edit]

  • caraco” in the Portail lexical, Centre National de Ressources Textuelles et Lexicales, 2014.

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