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saddle soap

noun
1.
a soap, usually consisting chiefly of Castile, used for cleaning and preserving saddles and other leather articles.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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  • When leather goods are dry, clean them with saddle soap.
British Dictionary definitions for saddle soap

saddle soap

noun
1.
a soft soap containing neat's-foot oil used to preserve and clean leather
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