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cordwain

[kawrd-weyn] /ˈkɔrd weɪn/
noun, Archaic.
1.
cordovan leather.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English cordewan < Middle French < Spanish cordován Cordovan
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cordwain

/ˈkɔːdˌweɪn/
noun
1.
an archaic name for cordovan
Word Origin
C12 cordewan, from Old French cordoan, from Old Spanish cordovanCordovan
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