caracul

noun
car·​a·​cul | \ ˈker-ə-kəl How to pronounce caracul (audio) , ˈka-rə- \

Definition of caracul

: the pelt of a karakul lamb after the curl begins to loosen

First Known Use of caracul

1894, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for caracul

alteration of karakul

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“Caracul.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/caracul. Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

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