from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun Black leather finished to a hard glossy surface and used especially for shoes and clothing accessories.
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- noun Leather that has been given a high
gloss, shiny finish.
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- noun leather with a hard glossy surface
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[So called because it is made by a once-patented process.]
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