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kidskin

[kid-skin] /ˈkɪdˌskɪn/
noun
1.
leather made from the skin of a young goat; kid.
adjective
2.
made of kidskin:
kidskin gloves.
Origin of kidskin
1635-1645
1635-45; kid1 + skin
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  • Again there was that vague suggestion of a steel trap covered with velvet, or kidskin.

    Gold Out of Celebes Aylward Edward Dingle
  • He gave her the basket, and with it, wrapped in a piece of kidskin, some of the same powder with which he had doctored the fruits.

    The Wizard H. Rider Haggard
British Dictionary definitions for kidskin

kidskin

/ˈkɪdˌskɪn/
noun
1.
a soft smooth leather made from the hide of a young goat Often shortened to kid
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