oilskin definition

  • noun:
    • Cloth addressed with oil to make it waterproof.
    • A garment made of oilskin.
    • Cloth created from cotton fiber and addressed with oil and pigment to really make it waterproof.
    • A raincoat made of cotton fiber textile addressed with oil and pigment to really make it waterproof.
    • Foul-weather gear worn by sailors, whether of normal or synthetic materials.
    • Cloth made waterproof by oil.
    • Cloth of cotton, linen, or silk, ready with oil to really make it water-proof. These types of cloth is much useful for water-proof garments.
    • A garment made from oilskin.
    • a macintosh made from cotton textile addressed with oil and pigment making it waterproof

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