heelpiece

noun
heel·​piece | \ ˈhēl-ˌpēs How to pronounce heelpiece (audio) \

Definition of heelpiece

: a piece designed for or forming the heel (as of a shoe)

First Known Use of heelpiece

1674, in the meaning defined above

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“Heelpiece.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heelpiece. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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