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patent leather

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noun pat·ent leather \ˈpa-tən(t)-, British usually ˈpā-\

Simple Definition of patent leather

  • : a type of leather that has a hard and shiny surface

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of patent leather

  1. :  a leather with a hard smooth glossy surface

1829

First Known Use of patent leather

1829


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