Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A sheepskin with the wool still on it.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A sheepskin with the wool on.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A sheepskin with the wool still attached.

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Examples

  • I'm reminded of a time when I was but a hardy towhead in a woolskin cap, romping through the hinterlands of Afghanistan.

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  • I'm reminded of a time when I was but a hardy towhead in a woolskin cap, romping through the hinterlands of Afghanistan.

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  • The high-necked coat she was wearing was new, a forest-green wool trimmed in a black-dyed woolskin.

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  • The high-necked coat she was wearing was new, a forest-green wool trimmed in a black-dyed woolskin.

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  • In contrast to hide processing, in woolskin processing mechanical action is kept to a minimum in order to minimize felting of the wool.

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