shearling


Also found in: Medical, Wikipedia.

shear·ling

 (shîr′lĭng)
n.
1. A young sheep that has been sheared once.
2. The tanned skin of a sheared sheep or lamb, with the short wool still attached.
3. A synthetic material that resembles shearling.

shearling

(ˈʃɪəlɪŋ)
n
1. (Agriculture) a young sheep after its first shearing
2. (Tanning) the skin of such an animal

shear•ling

(ˈʃɪər lɪŋ)

n.
1. a yearling sheep that has been shorn once.
2. the skin of a recently shorn sheep or lamb, tanned with the short wool still on it.
[1350–1400]
References in periodicals archive ?
For a classic investment, buy beige or tan shearling - it will go with almost everything in your wardrobe.
The Shearling Polartec Fleece and Tidal Polartec midlayer fleece, for both men and women, offer breathable warmth and comfort.
By F2 Ashes and a dam out of C15 Gurgoer, he was originally one of quads: the second surviving ram will be sold next year as a shearling.
Timeless, stylish wardrobe essentials in luxurious fabrics, this season tones of blackcurrant, emerald green and grey, luxe leather and shearling detail are all expected to be key, while highlights of the range include the leather biker jacket, the shearling collar coat, and the textured purple knit jumper.
Hunger Games star Jennifer, 25, keeps her look casual with a shearling coat, ripped jeans and grey trainers.
The 1,200 guinea shearling Texel ram was bred by Barbara Smith and her daughter, Jo, of Slapton Manor, Towcester.
Summary: Shoppers at an Ikea in Toronto got quite the shock when they spotted a monkey dressed in a shearling coat.
Report Sale leader at 4,000gns was Hudhey Rockafella, a shearling ram from George Cropper, Accrington, who sold to S Forshaw, Preston.
Known best for its shearling coats and elegant sportswear, Searle, which was represented by Faith Hope Consolo and Joseph Aquino of Garrick-Aug Worldwide, Ltd.
Stretch your summer favorites into fall by layering a tee over a thin hoodie, and pair your mini with snuggly shearling boots.
This rocker makes for a soft ride with its padded body and comfy shearling - which is easily removable for washing.
com, I once purchased a shearling motorcycle jacket for $22, priced regularly at $149," Brice says.