variants or less commonly crimmer
plural -s
: a gray fur resembling astrakhan or Persian lamb that is made from the pelts of young lambs of the Crimean peninsula region compare broadtail, karakul
: a pile fabric resembling krimmer fur

Word History


German krimmer, from Krim Crimea, peninsula in the southern part of European Russia, U.S.S.R.

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“Krimmer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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