yashmak

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noun yash·mak \ˈyash-ˌmak, ˈyas-\
variants: or less commonly

yasmak

Definition of yashmak

  1. :  a veil worn by Muslim women that is wrapped around the upper and lower parts of the face so that only the eyes remain exposed to public view

Origin and Etymology of yashmak

Turkishyaşmak


First Known Use: 1844


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