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ferriage

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noun fer·ri·age \ˈfer-ē-ij\

Definition of ferriage

  1. 1 :  the fare paid for a ferry passage

  2. 2 :  the act or business of transporting by ferry



Origin of ferriage

Middle English


First Known Use: 14th century


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