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English definition of “steel-toecapped”

steel-toecapped

adjective uk   /ˌstiːlˈtəʊ.kæpt/ us    /-ˈtoʊ-/ ( also steel-capped,   /ˌstiːlˈkæpt/   , US steel-toed,   /ˌstiːlˈtoʊd/   )
used for describing a shoe or boot with a metal part in the end to protect your toes, worn especially by people in the building industry
(Definition of steel-toecapped from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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