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Imitation leather.

[Originally a trademark.]


(Textiles) an imitation leather made from paper, cloth, etc


(ˌlɛð əˈrɛt)

a material constructed and finished to simulate leather.
[1875–80; formerly a trademark]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.leatherette - fabric made to look like leather
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"


[ˌleðəˈret] Ncuero m sintético, piel f sintética, polipiel f


nKunstleder nt


® [ˌlɛðəˈrɛt] nsimilpelle f, vinilpelle ® f
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