guitoune

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Etymology[edit]

From Moroccan Arabic قيطون (qīṭūn, tent), from Arabic قَطَنَ (qaṭana, to dwell), cognate with قُطْن (quṭn, cotton).

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Noun[edit]

guitoune f (plural guitounes)

  1. (military, colloquial) tent
  2. (military slang) dugout (in trench)

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