cowskin

[kou-skin]
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noun

the skin of a cow.
the leather made from it.

Origin of cowskin

An Americanism dating back to 1730–40; cow1 + skin
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British Dictionary definitions for cowskin

cowskin

noun

another word for cowhide
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