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(Tanning) a smooth dyed leather made from calfskin and scented with birch tar oil, originally produced in Russia
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a fine, smooth leather tanned with birch bark; often having a darkened color. Also called Rus′sian calf′.
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|Noun||1.||Russia leather - a smooth leather tanned with willow, birch, or oak, and scented on the flesh side with birch oil|
leather - an animal skin made smooth and flexible by removing the hair and then tanning
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