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footstall

[foo t-stawl] /ˈfʊtˌstɔl/
noun
1.
the stirrup of a woman's sidesaddle.
2.
Architecture. a pedestal, plinth, or base, as of a statue, column, or pier.
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85; foot + stall1
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British Dictionary definitions for footstall

footstall

/ˈfʊtˌstɔːl/
noun
1.
the pedestal, plinth, or base of a column, pier, or statue
2.
the stirrup on a sidesaddle
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