forfication

noun
for·​fi·​ca·​tion | \ ˌfȯ(r)fə̇ˈkāshən \
plural -s

Definition of forfication

: a deep furcation

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History and Etymology for forfication

Latin forfic-, forfex scissors, shears (perhaps alteration of forcip-, forceps) + English -ation

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“Forfication.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forfication. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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