japanned leather

noun

Definition of japanned leather

: leather having a smooth shiny usually black surface obtained by coating with japan — compare patent leather

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History and Etymology for japanned leather

from past participle of japan entry 3

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“Japanned leather.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/japanned%20leather. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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