moleskins


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mole·skin

 (mōl′skĭn′)
n.
1. The short, soft, silky fur of a mole.
2.
a. A heavy-napped cotton twill fabric.
b. moleskins Clothing, especially trousers, of this fabric.
3. A soft material, often with an adhesive backing, used especially on the feet to protect against chafing.

moleskins

(ˈməʊlˌskɪnz)
pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) clothing of moleskin
References in classic literature ?
They" came before twilight--a black-bearded man in moleskins, and a little palsied old woman, who chirruped like a wren.
He was a tall, bony, grey-haired ruffian with a bulldog jaw, in a torn cotton shirt and moleskin trousers.