veldskoen

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veldskoen

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veldschoen

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velskoen

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(Clothing & Fashion) an ankle-length boot of soft but strong rawhide
[C19: from Afrikaans, from vel skin + skoen shoes]
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I despaired of the lack of culture and the small-mindedness; the propensity of the men to wear veldskoens and short shorts and for the women to grow hard and weather-beaten by the age of 30.