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A forked device for holding a boot secure while the foot is being withdrawn.
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a device that grips the heel of a boot to enable the foot to be withdrawn easily
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a yokelike device for catching the heel of a boot, as a riding boot, to aid in removing it.
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A metal V-shaped catch, attached either to the floor or to a wide board that could be stood on, and used to hook around a boot and hold it so one’s foot could more easily be pulled out from the boot.
1001 Words and Phrases You Never Knew You Didn’t Know by W.R. Runyan Copyright © 2011 by W.R. Runyan
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|Noun||1.||bootjack - has V-shaped notch for pulling off boots|
device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
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bootjack[ˈbuːtˌdʒæk] n → cavastivali m inv
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