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mid·sole

 (mĭd′sōl′)
n.
The middle layer of a sole, as of an athletic shoe, often designed to disperse weight or provide stability to the foot.

midsole

(ˌmɪdˈsəʊl)
n
a layer between the inner and the outer sole of a shoe, contoured for absorbing shock
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The UA HOVR midsole is made of a proprietary foam compound in partnership with Dow Chemical, providing a supersoft durometer with incredible cushioning and shock absorption with every single foot strike.
A full length BOOSTAnA midsole provides energy return with every step.
A full length Boost midsole provides energy return with every step, he stated.
midsole combined with a GripDeck rubber and GripFlex tread ensures exceptional, multidirectional traction on deck, no matter how wet it is.
By refining the formula and making modifications to polyurethane on a molecular level, the DNA AMP midsole offers enhanced comfort and durability and provides runners 72 percent of energy return for every foot-pound of force (per Brooks test method).
The high-torsion and fully-cushioned midsole results in sturdy support that protects from overpronating.
It features a steel toe cap, anti-penetration midsole and anti-static properties.
The durable, waterproof leather and canvas upper is ventilated for breathability, and channels in the midsole force water out the external medial and lateral ports.
These Jack Wolfskin men's boots, in classic Tarmac Grey waterproof suede leather, combine a robust sole and upper with cushioned shock-absorbing midsole.
a Available in mid-rise (PS85) or sneakers (PS75) and in red, navy, olive and white, it's a weekend essential with padded collar and soft midsole plus the iconic croc logo.
The midsole features a special foam with high-tech material that claims to have exceptionally responsive, energy-returning qualities.
Perfect for those chilly mornings that evolve into hot days, the boots feature a EVA midsole for reduced shock, and an outsole that easily grips wet logs, mud and other objects that create slippery conditions.