stud·​ding | \ˈstə-diŋ \

Definition of studding 

: the studs of a building or wall

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Masha Popova, Russian Vogue’s web editor and passionate ugly-shoe enthusiast, has been living in her DiorQuake clogs, a black calfskin model with silver studding. Madeline Fass, Vogue, "A Search for the Perfect Fall Clog, the Bookworm’s Fashion Shoe," 17 Oct. 2018

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First Known Use of studding

1588, in the meaning defined above

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