Definition of flesher
1 Scottish : a meat seller : butcher
2a : a primitive implement (as of bone or stone often with serrated edges) for fleshing hides b : a curved knife or other device used for fleshing skins or hides
3 : a worker who fleshes hides or pelts with a fleshing knife or a fleshing machine
4 : the inner layer of a split sheepskin generally tanned for chamois
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Origin and Etymology of flesher
Middle English, from flesh + -er
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