A blue men's parka.
parka definition by Webster's New World
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- a hip-length pullover fur garment with a hood, worn in arctic regions
- a hooded jacket like this, often with fleece or pile lining
Origin: ; from Russian a skin shirt, fur coat
parka definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A hooded fur outer garment worn in the Arctic, originally of pullover design but now generally having a front closure.
- A coat or jacket with a hood and usually a warm lining for cold-weather wear.
Origin: Alaskan Russian, pelt, ultimately of Nenets origin.