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- the lamb of the karakul sheep that supplies durable fur pelts
- the glossy, black pelt of newborn karakul lambs, having small, tight curls
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The lamb of the karakul sheep of Asia.
- The pelt of a Persian lamb, having glossy, tightly curled fur.