chestnut extract

noun

Definition of chestnut extract

: an extract of chestnut wood especially from the European chestnut or American chestnut oak that is used chiefly in tanning heavy leathers (as sole and belting leathers)

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“Chestnut extract.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chestnut%20extract. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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