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English definition of “wellington”


noun [C usually plural]     /ˈwel.ɪŋ.tən/ UK (UK also wellington boot, UK informal wellie, US or Australian English rubber boot)
a waterproof boot that reaches almost to the knees: He left his muddy wellingtons outside the back door.Shoes and shoemaking
(Definition of wellington noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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