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Definition of yurt noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

yurt

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//jɜːt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//jɜːrt//
 
Types of home
 
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a type of traditional tent used in Mongolia and Siberia See related entries: Types of home Word Originfrom Russian yurta, via French or German from Turkic jurt.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: yurt