kid leather

noun

Definition of kid leather

1 : a soft pliable leather made from kidskin
2 : a glove leather made from lambskin or goatskin

First Known Use of kid leather

1687, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of kid leather was in 1687

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“Kid leather.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kid%20leather. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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