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- n. A mukluk.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Eskimo boots of sealskin or caribou-skin reaching up to the knee or to near the hip.
She always carried the case in her kamik, so it would not be lost.
Perforce, he was compelled to thaw it out in the usual way; that is, taking off his kamik and placing his freezing foot under my bearskin shirt, the heat of my body thawing out the frozen member.