caqui
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “kaki.”
caqui(
kah
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kee
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (color)
a. khaki
Esa gabardina caqui no combina bien con tu tono de piel pálido.That khaki raincoat doesn't go with your pale skin tone.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (color)
a. khaki
El camel sustituye al caqui como color de temporada.Camel replaces khaki as this season's color.
3. (fruit)
a. kaki
Los caquis solo se venden en ciertas fruterías porque son frutas exóticas.Kakis are only sold in certain fruit stores as they are exotic fruits.
b. persimmon
El kaki es dulce y rico en fibra.Persimmons are sweet and rich in fiber.
4. (botany)
a. Japanese persimmon
Ana tiene varios caquis plantados en su huerto.Ana has several Japanese persimmons planted in her orchard.
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caqui
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (color)
a. khaki
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (fruto)
a. kaki
3. (color)
a. khaki
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caqui
khaki; olive drab; (EEUU)
marcar el caqui to do one's military service
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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