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calk

(kôk)
n.
1. A pointed extension on the toe or heels of a horseshoe, designed to prevent slipping.
2. A spiked plate that is fixed on the bottom of a shoe to prevent slipping and preserve the sole.

calk v.
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For example, all their boilers were riveted and hand calked, resulting in a quality seldom equaled by the present day air-hammer process.
ASTORIA -- Opera, in a town known for calked boots and gillnets?