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moleskin

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noun mole·skin \-ˌskin\

Simple Definition of moleskin

  • : the skin of the mole used as fur

  • : a soft cotton cloth

Full Definition of moleskin

  1. 1 :  the skin of the mole used as fur

  2. 2 a :  a heavy durable cotton fabric with a short thick velvety nap on one side b :  a garment made of moleskin —usually used in plural c :  adhesive padding (as for blisters) made of moleskin

1668

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1668


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