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haik

also haick  (hīk, hāk)
n.
A large piece of cotton, silk, or wool cloth worn as an outer garment in Morocco.

[Moroccan Arabic ḥā'ik, from Arabic, weaver, active participle of ḥāka, to weave; see ḥwk in Semitic roots.]

haik

(haɪk; heɪk) or

haick

n
(Clothing & Fashion) an Arab's outer garment of cotton, wool, or silk, for the head and body
[C18: from Arabic hā'ik]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.haik - an outer garment consisting of a large piece of white clothhaik - an outer garment consisting of a large piece of white cloth; worn by men and women in northern Africa
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
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