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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Instep  \In"step\,  n.  [Formerly  also  {instop},  {instup}.] 
  1.  The  arched  middle  portion  of  the  human  foot  next  in  front 
  of  the  ankle  joint. 
 
  2.  That  part  of  the  hind  leg  of  the  horse  and  allied  animals, 
  between  the  hock,  or  ham,  and  the  pastern  joint. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  instep 
  n  1:  the  arch  of  the  foot 
  2:  the  part  of  a  shoe  or  stocking  that  covers  the  instep 




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