flesh·​er | \-shə(r)\
plural -s

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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History and Etymology for flesher

Middle English, from flesh + -er

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