horsehide

[ hawrs-hahyd ]
/ ˈhɔrsˌhaɪd /

noun

the hide of a horse.
leather made from the hide of a horse.
Slang. a baseball.

adjective

made of horsehide.

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Origin of horsehide

1375–1425; late Middle English. See horse, hide2
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British Dictionary definitions for horsehide

horsehide
/ (ˈhɔːsˌhaɪd) /

noun

the hide of a horse
leather made from this hide
(modifier) made of horsehide
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