[kah-kuh-moh-noh; Japanese kah-ke-maw-naw] /ˌkɑ kəˈmoʊ noʊ; Japanese ˈkɑ kɛˈmɔ nɔ/
noun, plural kakemonos, kakemono.
a vertical hanging scroll containing either text or a painting, intended to be viewed on a wall and rolled when not in use.
noun (pl) -nos
a Japanese paper or silk wall hanging, usually long and narrow, with a picture or inscription on it and a roller at the bottom
[kab-uh-lis-tik] /ˌkæb əˈlɪs tɪk/ adjective 1. .
[kah-kuh-nah-duh] /ˌkɑ kəˈnɑ də/ noun 1. a port city in Andhra Pradesh state, SE India.
[kah-kaw-gah-wah] /ˌkɑ kɔˈgɑ wɑ/ noun 1. a city in S Honshu, Japan.
[kak-uh-stok-ruh-see] /ˌkæk əˈstɒk rə si/ noun, plural kakistocracies. 1. government by the worst persons; a form of government in which the worst persons are in power. n. 1829, “government by the worst element of a society,” coined on analogy of its opposite, aristocracy, from Greek kakistos “worst,” superlative of kakos “bad” (which perhaps is related […]