Definition of leatherwork in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈleT͟Hərˌwərk/


1Work or decoration done in leather.
Example sentences
  • Various ethnic groups in the country have their distinct artistic traditions related to the decoration of houses, clothing, leatherwork, and artifacts.
  • The Sioux are skilled artisans at beadwork, quill-work, carving, pipe making, drum making, flute making, and leatherwork of all kinds - from competition powwow regalia to saddles and tack.
  • Classes include cookery, crafts, woodwork, metalwork, building construction, painting and decorating, art, literacy/numeracy, computers, upholstery and leatherwork.
1.1An article or articles made of leather.
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