galyak

or gal·yac

[ gal-yak ]
/ ˈgæl yæk /

noun

a sleek, flat fur made from lambskin or from the pelt of a young goat.

Nearby words

  1. galveston bay,
  2. galveston plan,
  3. galvo,
  4. galway,
  5. galwegian,
  6. galápagos islands,
  7. galère,
  8. gam,
  9. gam-,
  10. gama

Origin of galyak

of uncertain origin

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British Dictionary definitions for galyak

galyak

galyac

/ (ˈɡæljæk, ɡælˈjæk) /

noun

a smooth glossy fur obtained from the skins of newborn or premature lambs and kids

Word Origin for galyak

from Russian (Uzbek dialect)

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