Etymology
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coriaceous (adj.)

"resembling leather in texture, toughness, etc.," 1670s, from Late Latin coraceus, from Latin corium "skin, hide, leather" (see corium).

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Definitions of coriaceous

coriaceous (adj.)
resembling or made to resemble leather; tough but pliable;
Synonyms: leathered / leatherlike / leathery
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