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buckskin

1. the skin of a male deer
2. a stiffly starched cotton cloth
3. a strong satin-woven woollen fabric
4. greyish-yellow
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One who has risen to the challenge is Jack Kanya Buckskin, who started out working on Kaurna language projects, which included recording Kaurna words and phrases.
Jack Buckskin was the first young Kaurna person to take on the teaching of Kaurna in multiple programs when he embraced teaching in several programs concurrently in 2008.
For instance, growing up as a child, Buckskin would use words from three or four different South Australian Aboriginal languages in one sentence.
Buckskin participated in a Kaurna course and worked on Kaurna projects.
Her love of the American West had been stimulated by seeing the actor, Fess Parker, in his buckskins and racoonskin cap when promoting Davy Crockett in 1955.
The author covers hats to ward off rain and glare, union suits, infant dress, parasols, gloves, hairstyles, and Southwestern Indian feathers and buckskin.
These were carrying bags made of buckskin or rawhide and were used to carry clothing, food and all the little objects that the people accumulated.
With 150 students in six classes participating in the project, using actual buckskin or rawhide was out of the question.
To simulate the look of buckskin, the paper was crumpled up tightly and then carefully opened and laid flat.
So he's swapped the spy's impeccable suits for a feather head-dress, trappers' furs and buckskins.
PIERCE Brosnan has swapped James Bond's silver tongue, impeccable suits and fast cars for trappers' furs, a pony tail and buckskins.
They, not being very well versed in all the shades of pintos, brindles, buckskins, and walleyes, did not notice the difference, so climbed into the buckboard with the sky pilot and drove off.