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Customers may choose from themed packs with embroidered patches and laces, and a variety of grommets, aglets, lace bolts, as well as other do-it-yourself options using stencils.
Telomeres are the tips of chromosomes that protect DNA while it's being copied -- like the aglet at the end of a shoelace that prevents it from fraying.
In addition to the leather tonal Swoosh, the shoes also have red lace aglets and Nike tags on the tongues.
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Origin and Etymology of aglet
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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