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cowskin

[kou-skin] /ˈkaʊˌskɪn/
noun
1.
the skin of a cow.
2.
the leather made from it.
Origin of cowskin
1730-1740
An Americanism dating back to 1730-40; cow1 + skin
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cowskin

/ˈkaʊˌskɪn/
noun
1.
another word for cowhide
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