from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of a breed of Central Asian sheep having a wide tail and wool that is curled and glossy in the young but wiry and coarse in the adult.
- n. Fur made from the pelt of a karakul lamb.
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- n. A Central Asian breed of sheep.
- n. A kind of hat.
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- n. hardy coarse-haired sheep of central Asia; lambs are valued for their soft curly black fur
After Karakul, a lake of eastern Tajikistan.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)