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cowskin

[kou-skin] /ˈkaʊˌskɪn/
noun
1.
the skin of a cow.
2.
the leather made from it.
Origin
1730-1740
1730-40, Americanism; cow1 + skin
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cowskin

/ˈkaʊˌskɪn/
noun
1.
another word for cowhide
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