Definition of goatskin
1 : the skin of a goat
2 : leather made from goatskin
Recent Examples of goatskin from the Web
The Queen's Speech, which outlines legislative priorities for the British government in the coming year, has reportedly been delayed in part by the arcane tradition of writing it on thick goatskin parchment.
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First Known Use of goatskin
GOATSKIN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of goatskin for English Language Learners
: leather made from the skin of a goat
GOATSKIN Defined for Kids
Definition of goatskin for Students
: the skin of a goat or leather made from it
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