Pronunciation: (blOO'kur, -chur), [key]
1. a strong, leather half boot.
2. a shoe having the vamp and tongue made of one piece and overlapped by the quarters, which lace across the instep.
Pronunciation: (blOO'kur, -chur; Ger. bly'khur), [key]
Geb•hart Le•be•recht von Pronunciation: (gep'härt lā'bu-rekht" fun), [key] 1742–1819, Prussian field marshal.
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