sandshoe
noun Date: 1855 chiefly Australian & New Zealand tennis shoe

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sandshoe — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: sand (I) + shoe 1. : a shoe designed for wear in sandy ground 2. Britain : canvas shoe …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Sandshoe ball — (cricket) ball aimed at the feet of the person batting …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • Sandshoe crusher — (cricket) ball aimed at the feet of the person batting …   Dictionary of Australian slang

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