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malamute

noun mal·a·mute \ˈma-lə-ˌmyüt, -ˌmüt\

Definition of MALAMUTE

:  a sled dog of northern North America; especially :  alaskan malamute

Variants of MALAMUTE

mal·a·mute also mal·e·mute \ˈma-lə-ˌmyüt, -ˌmüt\
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Origin of MALAMUTE

Malemute, an Inupiat of the Kotzebue Sound area, Alaska, from Inupiat malimiut
First Known Use: 1898

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