Pronunciation: (mōl'skin"), [key]
1. the soft, deep-gray, fragile fur of the mole.
2. a strong and heavy napped, twilled cotton fabric used for sportswear and work clothing.
3. moleskins, a garment, esp. trousers, of this fabric.
4. a soft, usually adhesive-backed fabric applied to the feet or other areas of the body to prevent irritation or abrasion.
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