variants: or less commonly galyac \ ˈgalˌyak , ˈgȯlˌ- , gəlˈyak \
Definition of galyak
: a short-haired flat or slightly moiré fur derived from the pelt of a stillborn lamb, kid, or sometimes other hoofed mammal
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