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footwear

[foo t-wair] /ˈfʊtˌwɛər/
noun
1.
articles to be worn on the feet, as shoes, slippers, or boots.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism; foot + wear
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footwear

/ˈfʊtˌwɛə/
noun
1.
anything worn to cover the feet
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