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bootery

[boo-tuh-ree] /ˈbu tə ri/
noun, plural booteries.
1.
a store selling boots, shoes, etc.
Origin of bootery
1915-1920
An Americanism dating back to 1915-20; boot1 + -ery
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  • Smart gowns, exquisite hat creations, attractive styles in bootery, all tempt us to spend more than is really quite necessary.

    Book of Etiquette, Volume 2 Lillian Eichler Watson

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