leather treated with chemicals, as alum or salt; tawed leather.
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- white lady,
- white lead,
- white lead ore,
- white leg,
- white lias,
- white lie,
- white light,
- white lightning
Origin of white leather
1400–50; late Middle English; cf. whitleather
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Examples from the Web for white leather
Coquenil drew an envelope from his breast pocket and from it he took a number of white-leather fragments.Through the Wall|Cleveland Moffett
leather that has been treated with a chemical, such as alum or salt, to make it whiteAlso called: whitleather (ˈwɪtlɛðə)
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