instep

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in·step

noun \ˈin-ˌstep\

: the raised middle part of the top of your foot between the toes and the ankle

: the part of a shoe, sock, etc., that fits over the instep

Full Definition of INSTEP

1
:  the arched middle portion of the human foot in front of the ankle joint; especially :  its upper surface
2
:  the part of a shoe or stocking that fits over the instep

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First Known Use of INSTEP

15th century

in·step

noun \ˈin-ˌstep\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INSTEP

: the arched middle portion of the human foot in front of the ankle joint; especially : its upper surface

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