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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Hoofed mammal of mountains of Eurasia having upright horns with backward-hooked tips; A soft suede leather formerly from the skin of an antelope but now from sheepskin.

Usage examples (37)
  • I've found a Gungan-skin chamois to work quite well, too.
  • There were many diamonds wrapped in chamois-skin that were larger than those in the first handful.
  • There were many diamonds wrapped in chamois skin that were larger than those in the first handful.
  • Now this pad, known as the chamois, is form-fitting. for more
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