calfskin
noun Date: 15th century leather made of the skin of a calf

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Calfskin — Calf skin , n. The hide or skin of a calf; or leather made of the skin. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • calfskin — [kaf′skin΄] n. 1. the skin of a calf 2. soft, flexible leather made from this …   English World dictionary

  • calfskin — [[t]kɑ͟ːfskɪn, AM kæ̱f [/t]] N UNCOUNT: oft N n Calfskin shoes and clothing are made from the skin of a calf. ...calfskin boots …   English dictionary

  • calfskin — /ˈkafskɪn/ (say kahfskin) noun 1. the skin or hide of a calf. 2. leather made from it. –adjective 3. of, or made of, calfskin …   Australian English dictionary

  • calfskin — /kaf skin , kahf /, n. 1. the skin or hide of a calf. 2. leather made from this skin. [1580 90; CALF1 + SKIN] * * * …   Universalium

  • calfskin — noun A fine leather made from the hide of a calf …   Wiktionary

  • calfskin — calf|skin [ˈka:fskın US ˈkæf ] n [U] the skin of a calf, used for making shoes, bags etc …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • calfskin — calf|skin [ kæf,skın ] noun uncount soft leather made from the skin of a calf …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • calfskin — n. leather made from the skin of a calf …   English contemporary dictionary

  • calfskin — noun leather made from the hide or skin of a calf …   English new terms dictionary

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