furze

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noun \ˈfərz\

Definition of furze

  1. :  gorse

furzy

play \ˈfər-zē\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of furze

Middle English firse, from Old English fyrs; akin to Russian pyreĭ quack grass, Greek pyros wheat

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