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Leather and animal skin used as cloth

buckskin

noun

soft leather made from the skin of a deer, often used for making coats and shoes

calfskin

noun

soft leather made from the skin of a young cow

chamois

noun

soft leather made from the skin of a chamois, goat, or sheep, used for cleaning things and making them shine

cowhide

noun

the skin of a cow, or leather made from the skin of a cow

crocodile

noun

the skin of a crocodile, used especially for making shoes and bags

deerskin

noun

the skin of a deer, used for making things

goatskin

noun

leather made from the skin of a goat

hide

noun

the skin of an animal such as a cow that is used for making leather

kid

noun

leather made from a young goat’s skin

leather

noun

a strong material made from animal skin that is used for making shoes, clothes, bags etc

morocco

noun

soft leather used especially for covering books

nubuck

noun

leather with a soft rough surface, used especially for shoes

patent leather

noun

very shiny leather, used for making bags and shoes

pigskin

noun

leather made from the skin of a pig

rawhide

noun

animal skin that has not been tanned (=changed into leather by a chemical process)

shammy

noun

a chamois 2

snakeskin

noun

the skin of a snake, used for making things such as shoes and clothing

suede

noun

leather with a soft brushed surface

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