1. [syn: kat, khat, qat, quat, cat, Arabian tea, African tea]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Kat \Kat\ (k[aum]t), n. (Bot.)
An Arabian shrub (Catha edulis) the leaves of which are
used as tea by the Arabs.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like
tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric
stimulant; "in Yemen kat is used daily by 85% of adults"
[syn: kat, khat, qat, quat, cat, Arabian tea,