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dubbin

[duhb-in] /ˈdʌb ɪn/
noun
1.
a mixture of tallow and oil used in dressing leather.
Also, dubbing.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; variant of dubbing
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dubbin

/ˈdʌbɪn/
noun
1.
(Brit) a greasy mixture of tallow and oil applied to leather to soften it and make it waterproof
Word Origin
C18: from dub to dress leather; see dub1
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