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English definition of “chamois”


noun [C or U] (LEATHER) (plural chamois) (also chamois leather, shammy (leather))     /ˈʃæm.wɑː/
(a piece of) soft leather used for cleaning and making things shine , or (a piece of) cotton cloth made to feel like leather Tanning and leatherEquipment used for cleaning
(Definition of chamois noun (LEATHER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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