doeskin

noun
doe·​skin | \ ˈdō-ˌskin How to pronounce doeskin (audio) \

Definition of doeskin

1 : the skin of does or leather made of it also : soft leather from sheep- or lambskins
2 : a compact coating and sportswear fabric napped and felted for a smooth surface

First Known Use of doeskin

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Doeskin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/doeskin. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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