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malamute

noun mal·a·mute \ˈma-lə-ˌmyüt, -ˌmüt\

Definition of malamute

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



Variants of malamute

also

malemute

\ˈma-lə-ˌmyüt, -ˌmüt\

Origin and Etymology of malamute

Malemute, an Inupiat of the Kotzebue Sound area, Alaska, from Inupiat malimiut


First Known Use: 1898

Rhymes with malamute

absolute, Aleut, arrowroot, Asyût, attribute, autoroute, bandicoot, bathing suit, birthday suit, bitterroot, bodysuit, boilersuit, bumbershoot, business suit, comminute, constitute, contribute, convolute, destitute, disrepute, dissolute, execute, follow suit, gingerroot, hot pursuit, institute, involute, kiwifruit, leisure suit, overshoot, parachute, passion fruit, persecute, point-and-shoot, prosecute, prostitute, qiviut, resolute, restitute, revolute, run-and-shoot, rural route, subacute, substitute, troubleshoot, undershoot


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