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footrest

[foo t-rest] /ˈfʊtˌrɛst/
noun
1.
a support for a person's feet, as an attachment to a barber's chair or a dentist's chair.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; foot + rest1
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  • As you approach the top of the lift, remove your feet from the footrest and raise the restraining bar.
  • footrest development started with designs that held the entire foot instead of only the heel.
  • The model names are located on the footrest or the seat back.
  • Position the footrest to prevent an excessively bent or straight knee posture.
British Dictionary definitions for footrest

footrest

/ˈfʊtˌrɛst/
noun
1.
something that provides a support for the feet, such as a low stool, rail, etc
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