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English definition of “anorak”

anorak

noun [C] (COAT)    /ˈæn.ə.ræk/ mainly UK (US usually parka)
a short coat that protects the wearer against wind, rain, and cold weather, usually with a part for covering the headCoats, jackets and cloaks
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