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leather

Sexology
A fetish in which sexual stimulation and sexuoeroticism is achieved through the wearing or touching of leather or leather garments.

Vox populi
Tanned animal skin—especially from grazing animals, such as cows—that is worn as a garment, used to cover furniture, for heavy-duty straps, etc.

leather

1. the ear flap; pinna.
2. a product made by tanning the dermal layer of ox hide, sheep pelt, pig skin, horse hide and other more exotic skins, including emu, ostrich, alligator and the like.

leather chewing
common form of pica in horses kept indoors.
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LAHORE -- A three-day Pakistan Mega Leather Show 2018 (PMLS18) has attracted potential buyers and investors from the country and also from China, India, Italy, Germany, Hong Kong, Cyprus, Spain, USA and UAE.
Light-colored leathers are still the trend, but they are a challenge for leather producers because soiling is more quickly visible on these color tones, says Brackemeyer.
Leather Matthews will complement the work of Newcastle-based Leathers LLP by offering a range of services to both companies and directors who are in financial diffi-culty, assisting with turnaround management and restructuring advice through to overseeing liquidations and receiverships.
That's why leather furniture is so popular, even if it is faux leather.
Gucci created their whole collection around glossy black leathers, using the panelling effect with thick furs and soft lace fabrics.
This FTIR analysis was exclusively conducted to determine the types of functional groups present in leathers molecule.
Soft, aniline leathers tend to be the most expensive but slightly tougher, pigmented hides hold their colour best and stand up against wear and tear.
After Allen's release from prison in 1982 (she served less than two years of her sentence), she and Leathers lost touch.
Pakistan tanners produce export quality finished leathers from both domestic and 'hides and skins'.
Jeff Baron, president of Natuzzi Americas, remarks, "In the early days, most leathers were heavily treated for durability -- and there was a lot of beige.
Wet blues & other cattle hide & kip side leathers
Lane Leather is banking on higher quality leathers with softer hands, attention to design and a strong focus on comfort, he said.