Definition of pigskin
1 : the skin of a swine or leather made of it
2a : a jockey's saddleb : football 2a
Examples of pigskin in a sentence
The collar is made of pigskin.
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PIGSKIN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pigskin for English Language Learners
: leather made from the skin of a pig
: the ball used in American football
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