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1. The short, soft, silky fur of a mole.
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.
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(Clothing & Fashion) clothing of moleskin
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