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



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