They were in the best of spirits and carried their tails erect like their malemute leader.
The malemute and Kaviak dress is similar to that of the northern Eskimo.
Butch, though a malemute, had a strong strain of collie in him.
also malemute, Eskimo dog, 1874, from name of Alaska Eskimo tribe in northwestern Alaska that developed the breed. The native form is malimiut.