This soldiers camouflage uniform is often referred to as camo.Licensed from iStockPhoto
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- Slang camouflage
- a garment, hat, etc. made of fabric having patterns of or like the mottled brown or green and brown colors of military camouflage
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noun pl. cam·os Informal
Camouflage fabric or a garment made of it.
Origin: Short for camouflage.