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chevrette

[shuh-vret] /ʃəˈvrɛt/
noun
1.
a soft, thin kidskin.
Origin of chevrette
1725-1735
1725-35; < French: she-kid, equivalent to chèvre goat (see chevon) + -ette -ette
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chevrette

/ʃəˈvrɛt/
noun
1.
the skin of a young goat
2.
the leather made from this skin
Word Origin
C18: from French: kid, from chèvre goat, from Latin capra
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