Definition of Persian lamb in English:

Persian lamb

Syllabification: Per·sian lamb


  • A silky, tightly curled fur made from or resembling the fleece of a young karakul, used to make clothing.
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    • It was winter and Harry had on the usual raincoat, his beloved Persian lamb hat, and a green book bag.
    • There were six different furs to choose from including brown and grey Persian lamb, and beaver.
    • Specially imported mohair cloths were attractively trimmed with black Persian lamb and real beaver lamb.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody