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English definition of “pigskin”

pigskin

noun     /ˈpɪɡ.skɪn/
[U] leather made from the skin of pigs : pigskin gloves / shoes Tanning and leather [C] US informal the ball used to play American football American footballGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of pigskin noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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