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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cord·wain /ˈkɔrdˌwen/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cord·wain n.  A term used in the Middle Ages for Spanish leather (goatskin tanned and dressed), and hence, any leather handsomely finished, colored, gilded, or the like.
    Buskins he wore of costliest cordwain.   --Spenser.