corf

play
noun \ ˈkȯrf \

Definition of corf

plural corves play \ˈkȯrvz\
British
:a basket, tub, or truck used in a mine

Origin and Etymology of corf

Middle English, basket, from Middle Dutch corf or Middle Low German korf, from Latin corbis basket


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