deerskin

[deer-skin]
adjective
  1. made of deerskin: a deerskin jacket.

Origin of deerskin

1350–1400; Middle English dereskin, variant of deres skin. See deer, skin
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British Dictionary definitions for deerskin

deerskin

noun
    1. the hide of a deer
    2. (as modifier)a deerskin jacket
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Word Origin and History for deerskin
n.

late 14c., from deer + skin (n.).

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