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pigskin

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noun pig·skin \-ˌskin\

Simple Definition of pigskin

  • : leather made from the skin of a pig

  • : the ball used in American football

Full Definition of pigskin

  1. 1 :  the skin of a swine or leather made of it

  2. 2 a :  a jockey's saddle b :  football 2a

Examples of pigskin

  1. The collar is made of pigskin.



1852

First Known Use of pigskin

1852


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