[ noun ] an animal skin made smooth and flexible by removing the hair and then tanning

Used in print

(The Times-Picayune, [New Orleans]...)

Many styles have perforations and an almost weightlessness achieved via unlined leathers .

At right is a casual style in a crushed unlined white leather .

(Clayton C. Barbeau, The Ikon....)

With leather cups fitted in his handlebars , he steered his bicycle .

(Stephen Longstreet, Eagles Where I Walk....)

He found tepid water in a pitcher and a last bit of soap , and he lathered his face and stood stropping the razor on his broad leather belt , its buckle held firm by a knob of the bedpost .

(Marvin Schiller, "The Sheep's in the Meadow,"...)

My camp made leather wallet , bulky with twisted , raised stitches around the edges , I stuffed with money I had been saving .