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oilskin

noun uk   us   /ˈɔɪl.skɪn/
[U] cotton cloth that has a thin layer of oil on it to make it waterproof: a hat made of oilskin [C usually plural] a piece of clothing made out of oilskin: The fishermen were all wearing oilskins.
Translations of “oilskin”
in Chinese (Traditional) 防水油布,防雨油布, 油布雨衣…
in Chinese (Simplified) 防水油布,防雨油布, 油布雨衣…
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