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Meaning of KARAKUL

Pronunciation:  'karukul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  hardy coarse-haired sheep of central Asia; lambs are valued for their soft curly black fur
 

KARAKUL is a 7 letter word that starts with K.

 

 Synonyms: broadtail, caracul
 
 See Also: domestic sheep, Ovis aries

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ka`ra*kul"\, n. [Russ. karakul' curly fleece of Bokhara
and Khiva sheep.]
Astrakhan, esp. in fine grades. Cf. {Caracul}.

 

 

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