or mak·tak

[muhk-tuhk] Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for muktuk

Historical Examples of muktuk

  • The wedding breakfast consisted of seal-meat, frozen rotten fish, and muktuk (whale-meat).

    The New North

    Agnes Deans Cameron

British Dictionary definitions for muktuk


  1. Canadian the thin outer skin of the beluga, used as food

Word Origin for muktuk

from Inuktitut
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