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



BrE BrE//ˈpɑːkə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɑːrkə//
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a very warm jacket or coat with a hood that often has fur inside Word Originlate 18th cent.: via Aleut from Russian. Aleut is a language related to Eskimo but now almost extinct.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: parka