Definition of Lambskin

1. Noun. The skin of a lamb with the wool still on.

Generic synonyms: Fur, Pelt
Specialized synonyms: Broadtail, Persian Lamb



2. Noun. Skin of a sheep or goat prepared for writing on.
Exact synonyms: Parchment, Sheepskin
Generic synonyms: Animal Skin
Specialized synonyms: Vellum

Definition of Lambskin

1. n. The skin of a lamb; especially, a skin dressed with the wool on, and used as a mat. Also used adjectively.

Definition of Lambskin

1. Noun. The skin of a very young sheep, especially prepared with the fleece still attached. This is a very fine form of leather. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lambskin

1. the skin of a lamb [n -S]

Medical Definition of Lambskin

1. 1. The skin of a lamb; especially, a skin dressed with the wool on, and used as a mat. Also used adjectively. 2. A kind of woolen. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lambskin

lamblia
lambliases
lambliasis
lamblike
lambling
lamblings
lambo lambo
lamboid suture
lamboys
lambren
lambrequin
lambrequins
lambrusco
lambruscos
lambs
lambskin (current term)
lambskinnet
lambskins
lambswool
lambswools
lamburger
lamburgers
lamby
lamda
lamdas
lamdoid
lamdoidal
lame
lame-brain
lame-duck

Literary usage of Lambskin

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1. Forty years in the wilderness of pills and powders, or, The cogitations and by William Andrus Alcott (1859)
"It will not, certainly, be very easy to find such a disease as the lambskin disease in any of our modern nosologies. But he will better understand me when ..."

2. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares (1859)
"See Butler's Lives of the Saints, at Sept. 17. Be ready, as your lives shrill answer it, At Coventry, upon St. Lambert's Day. Eich. Il, i, 1. To lambskin. ..."

3. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright (1901)
"See Butler's Lives of the Saints, at Sept. 17. Be ready, ae your lives shall answer it, At Coventry, upon St. Lambert's Day. ll'ich. II, i, 1. •\To lambskin ..."

4. The English Catalogue of Books by Sampson Low (1905)
"Brandin, Is. 6d. net ; limp lambskin, 2s. ßd. net Life of Margaret Godolphin, by John Evelyn, ... 6d. net ; limp lambskin, 3s. 6d. net Early Lives of Dante, ..."

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