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footwear

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈfʊtweər/ COMMERCE
things such as shoes and boots that people wear on their feet: Last month sales of clothes and footwear fell by a further 17%. a footwear maker/manufacturer/retailer a footwear business/company the footwear industry/market
Translations of “footwear”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鞋類…
in Russian обувь…
in Turkish ayağa giyilen her tür giyecek, ayakkabı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鞋类…
in Polish obuwie…
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