Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A sort of coarse material.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A sort of coarse stuff.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of buff.
  • Made of buffin: as, “buffin gowns,”
  • n. A coarse cloth in use in the time of Elizabeth and James I.

Etymologies

Named for its resemblance to buff leather. (Wiktionary)

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