Pronunciation: (gā'tur), [key]
1. a covering of cloth or leather for the ankle and instep and sometimes also the lower leg, worn over the shoe or boot. Cf. upper (def. 7).
2. a cloth or leather shoe with elastic insertions at the sides.
3. an overshoe with a fabric top.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.