snakeskin


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snake·skin

 (snāk′skĭn′)
n.
The skin of a snake, especially when prepared as leather.

snakeskin

(ˈsneɪkˌskɪn)
n
(Tanning) the skin of a snake, esp when made into a leather valued for handbags, shoes, etc

snake•skin

(ˈsneɪkˌskɪn)

n.
1. the skin of a snake.
2. leather made from this.
[1815–25]
Translations

snakeskin

[ˈsneɪkskɪn] Npiel f de serpiente

snakeskin

[ˈsneɪkskɪn]
npeau f de serpent
modif [boot, bag, belt] → en serpent, en peau de serpent

snakeskin

[ˈsneɪkˌskɪn]
1. npelle f di serpente
2. adj (bag, shoes) → di serpente
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"Sir," replied the Naturalist, "I need a snakeskin for my collection, but if you had not explained I should not have interrupted you, for I thought you were at dinner."
I struggled to my knees and seized my assailant, a huge, naked man--naked except for a breechcloth of snakeskin, the head hanging down to the knees.
We might get some puppies, or owl eggs, or snakeskins.
Cinch in oversized dresses with statement belt - snakeskin looks great with neutral shades.
SNAKESKIN print is the fashion trend that keeps on giving, and seldom are our wardrobes short of clothing and accessories boasting the design.
PESHAWAR -- The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa wildlife department on Monday fined a shoemaker Rs50,000 who had made a pair of traditional Peshawari chappals with snakeskin for Prime Minister Imran Khan.
ISLAMABAD -- A day after Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Wildlife Department confiscated the snakeskin sandals meant for Prime Minister Imran Khan, its creator, Nooruddin Shinwari, got the shoe back on Monday after paying a fine of Rs50,000.
PESHAWAR -- The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Wildlife Department has imposed a Rs50,000 fine on a shoe-maker for using snakeskin to make a pair of traditional Peshawari Chappals - rechristened Kaptaan Chappals - for Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Famous cobbler Nooruddin Shinwari showing the snakeskin used to make Kataan Chappal for Imran Khan.
The tired leopard print has been retired in favor of a slinky snakeskin, zebra print and fresh take on camouflage print -- in a palette of blue, teal and crystal white.
And, for the brave at heart, there's now knee-high snakeskin boots to consider.