footwear intended for use in outer space or on other worlds
Everyone in the laboratory could hear plainly the heavy, sliding tread of the great space-boots.
Her bridge deck was chipped by the spaceboots of men not fit to feed her barrels.
Spaceboot tracks that looked harassed were everywhere in the faint dust on the lava.
Actually, in combination with his snappy black spaceboots it constituted as sharp an outfit as the Terran Space Navy had ever come up with, but she certainly didn’t seem to think so.
A second arrow missed the outside of his spaceboot by less than a fingerwidth.
Spaceboots over the feet of the suit were not strictly necessary, but were (as March reminded himself) a damned good idea.
During the scene aboard the derelict, the soles of the rescue team’s space boots light up with each step.
Anthony Gilmore, "The Passing of Ku Sui".
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