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Out of the invisible240 country marched a huge beast with a thick, leathery skin and a surprisingly long neck.
As those leathery faces crack into lines through the dust I sense sincerity.
MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLIN
They show their distant relationship to birds in that their large eggs are incased in a leathery, limy shell.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
Mr. Simeon Browns usual demeanour was that of the most leathery imperturbability.
THE MINISTER'S WOOINGHARRIET BEECHER STOWE
With great fanged beak out-stretched, it was flapping through the air on leathery wings.
THE LOST WARSHIPROBERT MOORE WILLIAMS
All the Eucalypti are curious trees, with entire and leathery leaves, affording an unusual amount of aromatic oil.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
Hissing with triumph, leathery wings flapping, the lizard bird leaped at him.
THE LOST WARSHIPROBERT MOORE WILLIAMS
With poor beef, the skin is decidedly leathery, and then it is advisable to take it off.
He was a short, lean man with a leathery face and long, black ropy hair, and beady black eyes that caught the light like a cat's.
RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
With the nourishing breath of the German air, and the sort of smoky and leathery German smell, vigor and good spirits have set in.

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