aiglet


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aiglet

(ˈeɪɡlɪt)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a variant of aglet
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Noun1.aiglet - metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbonaiglet - metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon
sheath - a protective covering (as for a knife or sword)
shoe lace, shoelace, shoestring, shoe string - a lace used for fastening shoes
2.aiglet - ornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniformaiglet - ornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform
braiding, gold braid, braid - trimming used to decorate clothes or curtains
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In addition, I found commoner words for existing examples, such as figure instead of iguana for IGU, and straight for aiglet for AIG.