caracul

noun
car·a·cul | \ ˈka-rə-kəl \

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

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about caracul

Dictionary Entries near caracul

caracolite

caracore

caract

caracul

caracul cloth

carafe

caragana

Statistics for caracul

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for caracul

The first known use of caracul was in 1894

See more words from the same year

Comments on caracul

What made you want to look up caracul? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the setting in which something occurs

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!