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gumboot

[guhm-boot] /ˈgʌmˌbut/
noun
1.
a rubber boot.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50, Americanism; gum1 + boot1
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  • Simple waterproof gumboots are made in different lengths of uppers.
British Dictionary definitions for gumboots

gumboots

/ˈɡʌmˌbuːts/
plural noun
1.
another name for Wellington boots (sense 1)
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