pile shoe


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pile shoe

[′pīl ‚shü]
(civil engineering)
A cast-iron point on the foot of a timber or concrete driven pile to facilitate penetration of the ground.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

pile shoe

A pointed or rounded metal device on a pile foot to aid in pile driving.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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