toecap

toecap

[toh-kap]
noun
a piece of leather or other material covering the toe of a shoe.
Also called toepiece.


Origin:
1790–1800; toe + cap1

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toecap (ˈtəʊˌkæp)
 
n
a reinforced covering for the toe of a boot or shoe

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