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Chamois

Cham´ois   Pronunciation: shăm´mŷ or shå`moi´; 277
n.1.(Zool.) A small species of antelope (Rupicapra tragus), living on the loftiest mountain ridges of Europe, as the Alps, Pyrenees, etc. It possesses remarkable agility, and is a favorite object of chase.
2.A soft leather made from the skin of the chamois, or from sheepskin, etc.; - called also chamois leather, and chammy or shammy leather. See Shammy.
Noun1.chamois - a soft suede leather formerly from the sheep of the chamois antelope but now from sheepskin
2.Chamoischamois - hoofed mammal of mountains of Eurasia having upright horns with backward-hooked tips
chammy, chammy leather, chamois leather, leather, shammy, shammy leather, wash leather
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