from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal Camouflage fabric or a garment made of it.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A pattern on clothing consisting of irregularly shaped patches that are either greenish/brownish, brownish/whitish, or bluish/whitish, as used by ground combat forces.
  • n. Clothes made from camouflage fabric, for concealment in combat or hunting.
  • v. To camouflage.
  • v. To put on camouflage clothing.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. fabric dyed with splotches of green and brown and black and tan; intended to make the wearer of a garment made of this fabric hard to distinguish from the background


Short for camouflage.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From camouflage, by shortening (Wiktionary)



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