a soft, thin kidskin.
the skin of a young goat
the leather made from this skin
[shev-ruh n] /ˈʃɛv rən/ noun 1. a badge consisting of stripes meeting at an angle, worn on the sleeve by noncommissioned officers, police officers, etc., as an indication of rank, service, or the like. 2. an ornament in this form, as on a molding. 3. Also called chevron weave. (def 2a). 4. Heraldry. an ordinary […]
[shev-ruh-nel] /ˌʃɛv rəˈnɛl/ noun, Heraldry. 1. a narrow chevron, one-half the usual breadth or less.
[shev-ruh-teyn, -tin] /ˈʃɛv rəˌteɪn, -tɪn/ noun 1. any very small, deerlike ruminant of the family Tragulidae, of Africa, tropical Asia, the Malay Peninsula, etc. /ˈʃɛvrəˌteɪn; -tɪn/ noun 1. any small timid ruminant artiodactyl mammal of the genera Tragulus and Hyemoschus, of S and SE Asia: family Tragulidae. They resemble rodents, and the males have long […]
[chev-ee] /ˈtʃɛv i/ British verb (used with object), chevied, chevying. 1. to chase; run after. 2. to harass; nag; torment. verb (used without object), chevied, chevying. 3. to race; scamper. noun, plural chevies. 4. a hunting cry. 5. a hunt, chase, or pursuit. 6. the game of prisoner’s base. /ˈtʃɛvɪ/ noun, verb 1. a variant […]