Definition of ferry-place

: a place used or usable for a ferry landing

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First Known Use of ferry-place

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ferry-place

Middle English fery place, from fery ferry + place

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“Ferry-place.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ferry-place. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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