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English definition of “dubbin”

dubbin

noun [U]     /ˈdʌb.ɪn/
a thick soft substance used to make leather soft and waterproof : It might be better to use dubbin rather than polish on your walking boots .Tanning and leatherPolishing and polishes
(Definition of dubbin noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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