Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun sheepskin

3 senses of sheepskin

Sense 1
sheepskin, fleece -- (tanned skin of a sheep with the fleece left on; used for clothing)
       => leather -- (an animal skin made smooth and flexible by removing the hair and then tanning)

Sense 2
parchment, sheepskin, lambskin -- (skin of a sheep or goat prepared for writing on)
       => animal skin -- (the outer covering of an animal)

Sense 3
diploma, sheepskin -- (a document certifying the successful completion of a course of study)
       => certificate, certification, credential, credentials -- (a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts)

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