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English definition of “pigskin”

pigskin

noun uk   /ˈpɪɡ.skɪn/ us  
[U] leather made from the skin of pigs: pigskin gloves/shoesTanning and leather [C] US informal the ball used to play American footballAmerican footballGeneral terms used in ball sports
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