From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

gooseflesh \gooseflesh\ n.
   A peculiar roughness of the skin produced by cold or fear, in
   which the hair follicles become erect and form bumps on the
   skin; -- called also goose skin, goose pimples, {goose

   Syn: goose bumps, goose pimples, goose skin.
        [WordNet 1.5]
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