bois de fer

\ ˌbwädəˈfa(a)(ə)r, bwätˈf-, -fe(ə)r \
plural bois de fers\ -​rz \ or bois de fer\ like singular \

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Canadian French, literally, iron wood

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“Bois de fer.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 24 January 2020.

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