Definition of horsehide in English:


Syllabification: horse·hide
Pronunciation: /ˈhôrsˌhīd/

Entry from US English dictionary


  • 1The skin of a horse.
  • 1.1Leather made from the skin of a horse.
  • 2 informal A baseball.
    [so named because, until replaced by cowhide in late 20th century, the traditional covering of a baseball was horsehide]

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