dubbin(redirected from dubbining)
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dub·bin(dŭb′ĭn) also dub·bing (-ĭng)
An application of tallow and oil for dressing leather.
(Textiles) Brit a greasy mixture of tallow and oil applied to leather to soften it and make it waterproof
[C18: from dub to dress leather; see dub1]
a mixture of tallow and oil used in dressing leather.