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welt

welt

 
pronunciation:
welt
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a strip of leather sewn along the seam that joins the sole and upper of a shoe to reinforce the seam.
definition 2: a narrow length of fabric, often covering a cord, that is sewn along an edge or seam of a garment, cushion, or slipcover.
definition 3: a raised ridge or bump on the skin, caused by a cut or blow, as from a whip, or by an allergic reaction; weal.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: welted, welting, welts
definition 1: to reinforce or decorate with one or more welts.
definition 2: to raise welts on, as by whipping.
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