velvet finish
Ooze leather Ooze leather Leather made from sheep and calf skins by mechanically forcing ooze through them; esp., such leather with a soft, finely granulated finish (called sometimes

{velvet finish}) put on the flesh side for special purposes. Ordinary ooze leather is used for shoe uppers, in bookbinding, etc. Hence

{Ooze calf},

{Ooze finish}, etc. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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