oil tanning

noun

Definition of oil tanning

: the conversion of hides into leather by impregnation with oil — see chamois entry 1 sense 2b

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“Oil tanning.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oil%20tanning. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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