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parka

par·ka

parka

 
 
pronunciation:
par k
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a warm outer jacket, often with a hood.
definition 2: such a garment, usu. of animal skins with a fur hood, worn by Eskimos.
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Parka is an Aleut and Russian word that means "pelt" or "a jacket made from pelt."