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boot tree

noun
1.
a device of wood, metal, or plastic, inserted in a boot or shoe when it is not being worn, to preserve the shape.
Origin of boot tree
1760-1770
First recorded in 1760-70
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boot tree

noun
1.
a shoetree for a boot, often having supports to stretch the leg of the boot
2.
a last for making boots
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