from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Imitation leather.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A type of fabric, often plastic, made to imitate the appearance of leather.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Cloth or paper made to look like leather; imitation leather.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. fabric made to look like leather
Originally a trademark.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
leather + -ette; originally a trademark that has since been genericized (Wiktionary)