Moleskins



[mohl-skin] /ˈmoʊlˌskɪn/

noun
1.
the soft, deep-gray, fragile fur of the .
2.
a strong and heavy napped, twilled cotton fabric used for sportswear and work clothing.
3.
moleskins, a garment, especially trousers, of this fabric.
4.
a soft, usually adhesive-backed fabric applied to the feet or other areas of the body to prevent irritation or abrasion.
/ˈməʊlˌskɪnz/
plural noun
1.
clothing of moleskin
/ˈməʊlˌskɪn/
noun
1.
the dark grey dense velvety pelt of a mole, used as a fur
2.
a hard-wearing cotton fabric of twill weave used for work clothes, etc
3.
(modifier) made from moleskin: a moleskin waistcoat
n.

1660s, from mole (2) + skin (n.).

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