qiviut

(redirected from Qiviuqs)

qi·vi·ut

(kē′vē-ət, -o͞ot′)
n.
The soft wool lying beneath the long coat of the musk ox, valued for its use as a fiber.

[Inuit , pl. of qiviuq, down, underhair.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

qiviut

(ˈkɪvɪət)
n
(Textiles) the soft wool of the undercoat of the arctic musk ox
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

qiv•i•ut

(ˈki vi ət, -ˌut)

n.
the soft, dense, light brown woolly undercoat of the musk ox, used in making fabrics.
[1955–60; < Inuit]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.