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  7. hide and skin processing
  8. dressing (hide process)
  9. fat-liquoring
Scope note
Filling the fibers of light leather, such as that used for gloves, with an emulsion of oils or grease and water to make the fibers water-repellent and flexible; distinguished from "currying," which is introducing fatty substances into heavy leather.
Accepted term: 08-Jul-2024