subcoriaceous

coriaceous

[kawr-ee-ey-shuhs, kohr-, kor-]
adjective
of or like leather.

Origin:
1665–75; < Late Latin coriāceus leathern. See corium, -aceous

subcoriaceous, adjective
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coriaceous or corious (ˌkɔːrɪˈeɪʃəs)
 
adj
of or resembling leather
 
[C17: from Late Latin coriāceus from corium leather]
 
corious or corious
 
adj
 
[C17: from Late Latin coriāceus from corium leather]

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