dogskin

noun

1
a
: the skin of the dog
b
: leather from it
2
: leather (as from sheepskins or goatskins) resembling dogskin
a pair of dogskin gloves

Word History

First Known Use

1508, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of dogskin was in 1508

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“Dogskin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dogskin. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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