manak

noun
ma·​nak | \ ˈmaˌnak \
plural -s

Definition of manak

: an Eskimo implement consisting of a wooden ball with sharp recurved hooks that is thrown by a long line to secure and draw ashore seals killed from a distance

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“Manak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/manak. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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