McKay process

noun

Mc·​Kay process
mə̇ˈkā-
: a process of shoe manufacture in which the outsole is sewn to the insole, the needle going through outsole, shoe upper, lining, and insole and forming a chain stitch

Word History

Etymology

after Gordon McKay

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“McKay process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/McKay%20process. Accessed 6 Jun. 2023.

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