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- noun Canada, historical A type of
soapstone lampused by the Inuit, a qulliq.
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Canadian English, naturally enough, contains a few, familiarity with which varies greatly even among Canadians; komatik, kudlik, mukluk, muktuk, and ooloo, all of them man-made, unlike that curious upheaval of Arctic ice called a pingo.