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oilskin

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a coat made of water-resistant material
  • the oilskins worn by the fishing boat's crew gave them scant protection from the cold, driving rain

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The first known use of oilskin was circa 1775

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“Oilskin.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/oilskin. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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