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n. pl. cam·os Informal
1. Camouflage fabric.
2. often camos A pair of pants or an outfit made of camouflage fabric.

[Short for camouflage.]
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short for camouflage2: camo fatigues.
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(ˈkæm oʊ)
adj., n., pl. cam•os. adj.
1. having a mottled design, like that of military camouflage.
2. a camo pattern, cloth, or garment.
[1980–85; shortening of camouflage; see -o]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.camo - 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
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
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