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sling-back

[sling-bak] /ˈslɪŋˌbæk/
noun
1.
Also called sling. a woman's shoe with an open back and a strap or sling encircling the heel of the foot to keep the shoe secure.
adjective
2.
having such a strap or sling:
sling-back pumps.
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British Dictionary definitions for slingback

slingback

/ˈslɪŋˌbæk/
noun
1.
  1. a shoe with a strap instead of a full covering for the heel
  2. (as modifier): slingback shoes
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