[ moo-ton ]
/ ˈmu tɒn /


sheepskin that has been processed to resemble another fur, especially seal or beaver.


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Origin of mouton

1940–45; < French: sheep, sheepskin; see mutton1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for mouton

/ (ˈmuːtɒn) /


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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