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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An application of tallow and oil for dressing leather.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A mixture of tallow and oil used to soften leather, and make it waterproof.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. tallow mixed with oil; used to make leather soft and waterproof


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(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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