malamute

noun mal·a·mute \ ˈma-lə-ˌmyüt , -ˌmüt \
variants: or less commonly

Definition of malamute

: a sled dog of northern North America; especially : alaskan malamute

Origin and Etymology of malamute

Malemute, an Inupiat of the Kotzebue Sound area, Alaska, from Inupiat malimiut


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