moleskin definition by Webster's New World
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- the soft, dark-gray skin of the mole, used as fur
- a strong, twilled cotton fabric with a soft nap, used for work clothes, etc.
- trousers made of this fabric
- a soft fabric, often with an adhesive backing, used for foot bandages
moleskin definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- The short, soft, silky fur of a mole.
- a. A heavy-napped cotton twill fabric.b. moleskins Clothing, especially trousers, of this fabric.
- A soft material, often with an adhesive backing, used especially on the feet to protect against chafing.