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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term).

Usage examples (31)
  • Ere her eyes closed for the last time she took my hand and slipped it under her squirrel-skin parka to her waist.
  • The hood of her squirrel-skin parka was tossed back, revealing the cameo-like oval of her face outlined against her heavily-massed hair.
  • And Okiakuta, my mother, laid beside me my squirrel-skin parka.
  • If they say it's going to be sunny and warm, I grab a rain parka. for more
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