sheepskin definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- the skin of a sheep, esp. one dressed with the fleece on it, as for a coat
- parchment or leather made from the skin of a sheep: the parchment is often used for documents, as diplomas
- ☆ Informal diploma
sheepskin definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- The skin of a sheep either tanned with the fleece left on or in the form of leather or parchment.
- Informal A diploma.