cabretta

noun
ca·​bret·​ta | \ kə-ˈbre-tə How to pronounce cabretta (audio) \

Definition of cabretta

: a light soft leather from skins of hairy sheep

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Recent Examples on the Web Score deals on Srixon's All Weather and Cabretta golf gloves, made with cabretta leather. Fortune, "These Are the Best Deals for Golfers on Amazon Prime Day," 11 July 2017

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First Known Use of cabretta

1894, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cabretta

modification of Portuguese and Spanish cabra goat

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The first known use of cabretta was in 1894

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“Cabretta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cabretta. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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