sharkskin


shark·skin

noun \ˈshärk-ˌskin\

Definition of SHARKSKIN

1
:  the hide of a shark or leather made from it
2
a :  a smooth durable woolen or worsted suiting in twill or basket weave with small woven designs
b :  a smooth crisp fabric with a dull finish made usually of rayon in basket weave

First Known Use of SHARKSKIN

1851

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