moved to the forepart of the machine to check the mechanism
Recent Examples on the WebThree millimeters of extra padding in the footbed provide plenty of comfort, while a leather outsole with rubber in the forepart (the front portion of the sole) offers traction that prevents slips.
Madeline Diamond, Travel + Leisure, 8 Apr. 2020
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