shankpiece

noun
shank·​piece | \ ˈshaŋk-ˌpēs How to pronounce shankpiece (audio) \

Definition of shankpiece

: a support for the arch of the foot inserted in the shank of a shoe

First Known Use of shankpiece

1885, in the meaning defined above

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“Shankpiece.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shankpiece. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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