Definition of deer hair
Fly tying material from a preserved hide of whitetail deer. There are three types: bucktail from the actual tail; belly hair; and body hair. Each has their own characteristics to allow a fly tyer to get specific fly pattern results.
Variations of the term deer hair
• belly hair
• body hair patches
How to use deer hair in a sentence
My favorite bass fly is a bumble bee made from packing colored deer hair and tying a couple feathers on.