[ kawr-yak ]
/ ˈkɔr yæk /
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noun, plural Kor·yaks, (especially collectively) Kor·yak for 1.
a member of a Paleo-Asiatic people of northeastern Siberia.
the Chukotian language of the Koryak people, closely related to Chukchi.
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How to use Koryak in a sentence
Shamans of the Koryak tribe in Siberia consume mushrooms, urinate in a pot, and pass it around for the group to sip.
The women and children are treated well, and Koryak courtesy and hospitality are proverbial.