mouton

[moo-ton]

Origin of mouton

1940–45; < French: sheep, sheepskin; see mutton1
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mouton

noun
  1. sheepskin processed to resemble the fur of another animal, esp beaver or seal

Word Origin for mouton

from French: sheep. See mutton
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