from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A moccasinlike canvas or leather shoe having a rubber sole designed to provide traction on wet surfaces.
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- n. A type of casual footwear resembling a loafer, originally designed to be worn aboard a boat, characterized by water-resistant hide, soles designed to improve hold on wet deck of the boat and side lacing.
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