malemute


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mal·e·mute

 (măl′ə-myo͞ot′)
n.
Variant of malamute.

malemute

(ˈmæləˌmuːt)
n
(Breeds) a variant spelling of malamute

Alas′kan mal′amute


n.
one of an Alaskan breed of large dogs with a dense, coarse gray or black and white coat, erect ears, and a bushy tail carried over the back, raised orig. for pulling sleds.
[1935–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.malemute - breed of sled dog developed in Alaskamalemute - breed of sled dog developed in Alaska
sled dog, sledge dog - a dog trained to draw a sled usually in a team
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