Definition of doeskin in English:

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doeskin

Pronunciation: /ˈdōskin/

noun

1Leather made from the skin of a female fallow deer.
Example sentences
  • She removed her nightgown and donned a pair of black doeskin breeches.
  • My hair down and already disheveled from riding, my doeskin leggings soiled from the wet grass, my tunic torn, I ran to the palace courtroom.
  • He stepped from behind the screen, dressed in light, silky green robes and soft doeskin breeches.
1.1A fine satin-weave woolen cloth resembling doeskin.
Example sentences
  • They were made in London by Ede and Ravenscroft from doeskin cloth and musquash fur from the South American muskrat.

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Syllabification: doe·skin

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