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pointe shoe

noun
1.

toeshoe

[toh-shoo] /ˈtoʊˌʃu/
noun, Ballet.
1.
a dance slipper fitted with a thick, reinforced toe to enable the ballet dancer to toe-dance.
Also, toe shoe.
Also called pointe shoe.
Origin
toe + shoe
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