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  • n. A tent or other building made from animal skins, used by the Inuit during the summer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A summer tent of the Eskimos, consisting of a single pole or a framework of poles supporting a cover of skins.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. tent that is an Eskimo summer dwelling

Etymologies

From Inupiak. (Wiktionary)

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