Meaning of Persian lamb

Per'sian lamb'

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. the young lamb of the Karakul sheep.
  2. the lustrous, tightly curled fur of this animal, used to make coats and hats and as a trimming on various kinds of apparel and accessories.
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