Etymology
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latchet (n.)

"strap or thong of a sandal or shoe," late 14c., lachet, from Old French lachet, variant of lacet, diminutive of las, laz "noose, string, cord, tie" (see lace (n.)). Spelling altered perhaps by influence of latch.

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Definitions of latchet

latchet (n.)
a leather strap or thong used to attach a sandal or shoe to the foot;
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