farcy

noun
far·​cy | \ ˈfär-sē How to pronounce farcy (audio) \

Definition of farcy

: glanders especially : cutaneous glanders

First Known Use of farcy

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for farcy

Middle English farsin, farsi, from Anglo-French farcin, from Late Latin farcimen, from Latin, sausage, from farcire

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“Farcy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/farcy. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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farcy

noun
far·​cy | \ ˈfär-sē How to pronounce farcy (audio) \
plural farcies

Medical Definition of farcy

: glanders especially : cutaneous glanders

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