leatherhead

noun

Definition of leatherhead

2 Australia : friarbird
3 [so called from the practice of wearing a leather cap] : a 19th century watchman or policeman especially in New York City

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“Leatherhead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leatherhead. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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