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Definition of the noun caracul
What does caracul mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: caraculs
- hardy coarse-haired sheep of central Asia; lambs are valued for their soft curly black fur
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The Index (1904)
Caracul is an exereme novelty of the season, and can be had in a charming silvery gray or soft brown. It is, as every one knows, astrachan, but takes on new attractions with its change of shade. The new muff is invariably immense and as flat ...
Woman's Home Companion (1921)
Caracul is the voguish fur of the ...
Bibliophile's Dictionary (2005)
by Miles Westley
-Don DeLillo, Underworld karakul ( also caracul [e] , carakul, karacul) (KAR uh kuhl) - n. a breed of sheep from Central Asia having coarse, wiry fur; a sheep of the breed, 2. the curled and glossy coat of a karakul lamb, valued as fur, 3. a cloth ...
by Webster's New World Dictionary, Editors Of Webster's II Dictionaries
caracul. •. carbonyl. -col-ing, -coles To perform a caracole. car*a*cul (kar'a-kal) n. 1. The loosely curled fur of a karakul lamb. 2. Var. of KARAKUL. ca-rafe (ka-raP) M. |Fr. < Ital. caraffa < Sp. garaffa, prob. < Ar. garrafa, cup < garafa, to ladle.
by Valerie Cumming, C. W. Cunnington, P. E. Cunnington
Caracule, caracul Period: 1892. Cashmere Syrien Similar to astrakhan, with a wide curl in the hair. Caracule material Period: 1894. A crocodile mohair surface over a sort of flannel lining, giving the effect of black shot with colour. Carda Period: ...
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Scrabble value of C3A1R1A1C3U1L1
The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine