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coat

the hair, wool, or fur of an animal

coat

A single layer of plaster, paint, or any type of material applied to a surface.
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The "Pom" can be any color, with a long outercoat and a short dense undercoat.
But until I could get home, I needed appropriate attire; an old sweater over my T-shirt didn't quite cut it, so I spent the rest of the morning wearing my leather outercoat I think (at least I hope) most of the patients understood, but I have to wonder what kind of impression I made on an expectant mother during a "get-acquainted" visit.
Some New World camelids have a thicker outercoat and finer undercoat; also, certain places on the body yield better wool, so much sorting is required beforehand.