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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A document certifying the successful completion of a course of study; Hide of a ewe or goat prepared for writing on; Tanned hide of a ewe with the fleece left on.

Usage examples (33)
  • January, muffled in sheepskin coat and cap, receives his bags, and goes forth alone on his terrible journey of nearly
  • My sheepskin is a capital thing, too: it serves me as a coat and a mattress, both.
  • Even in summer the sun is none too hot on this hill-top; and a sheepskin is a garment one must be used to, it appears.
  • In order to get your diploma, one of the things you have to suffer through in order to get the sheepskin is the graduation speech. for more
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