Definition of parfleche
1 : a raw hide soaked in lye to remove the hair and dried
2 : an article (as a bag or case) made of parfleche
Origin of parfleche
Canadian French parflèche, from French parer to ward off + flèche arrow
First Known Use: 1827
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