from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The hide of a lamb, especially when dressed without removing the fleece, as for a garment.
- n. Leather made from the dressed hide of a lamb.
- n. Parchment made from such hide.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The skin of a very young sheep, especially prepared with the fleece still attached. This is a very fine form of leather.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The skin of a lamb; especially, a skin dressed with the wool on, and used as a mat. Also used adjectively.
- n. A kind of woolen.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The furred or woolly skin of a lamb, either of natural color or dyed, prepared for use in dress or in the ornamenting of costume, for mats, etc; also, collectively, material so prepared from lambs' skins.
- n. The skin of a lamb, or collectively the skins of lambs, freed from wool and dressed for making gloves, etc.
- n. Woolen cloth made to resemble lambskin.
- n. Anthracite coal of inferior quality (culm).
- To beat.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the skin of a lamb with the wool still on
- n. skin of a sheep or goat prepared for writing on
from lamb + skin (Wiktionary)