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- n. Plural form of oxskin.
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Fires were lit, andafter a fourteen hours fastwe feasted royally on beans and rice and pork and beef, seated around oxskins spread upon the ground.
In these days a small wooden sleigh was given to Caius, to which he might harness his horse, and in which he might sit snug among oxskins if he preferred that sort of travelling to riding.