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noun, plural Kor·yaks, (especially collectively) Kor·yak for 1.
  1. a member of a Paleo-Asiatic people of northeastern Siberia.
  2. the Chukotian language of the Koryak people, closely related to Chukchi.
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Historical Examples of koryak

  • The women and children are treated well, and Koryak courtesy and hospitality are proverbial.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 8