Alaskan malamute

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Alas·​kan malamute | \ ə-ˈla-skən- How to pronounce Alaskan malamute (audio) \

Definition of Alaskan malamute

: any of a breed of powerful heavy-coated deep-chested dogs of Alaskan origin that have erect ears, heavily cushioned feet, and a bushy tail

First Known Use of Alaskan malamute

1913, in the meaning defined above

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“Alaskan malamute.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Alaskan%20malamute. Accessed 15 May. 2021.

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