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noun [C usually plural] uk   /ˈwel.ɪŋ.tən/ UK ( UK also wellington boot, UK informal wellie, US or Australian English rubber boot) us  
a waterproof boot that reaches almost to the knees: He left his muddy wellingtons outside the back door.
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