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 for Ruffle of a boot
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ruffle \Ruf"fle\, n. [See Ruffle, v. t. & i.]
     1. That which is ruffled; specifically, a strip of lace,
        cambric, or other fine cloth, plaited or gathered on one
        edge or in the middle, and used as a trimming; a frill.
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     2. A state of being ruffled or disturbed; disturbance;
        agitation; commotion; as, to put the mind in a ruffle.
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     3. (Mil.) A low, vibrating beat of a drum, not so loud as a
        roll; -- called also ruff. --H. L. Scott.
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     4. (Zool.) The connected series of large egg capsules, or
        oothecae, of any one of several species of American marine
        gastropods of the genus Fulgur. See Ootheca.
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     Ruffle of a boot, the top turned down, and scalloped or
        plaited. --Halliwell.
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