Heelball meaning

hēl'bôl'
A wax colored with lampblack that is used to stain and polish the edges of the soles and heels of shoes or to take rubbings of brass or stone inscriptions.
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A ball or stick of beeswax mixed with lampblack and used in making rubbings.
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A mixture of wax and lampblack used to polish shoes, and in brass rubbing.
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