wharve

noun \ ˈ(h)wȯ(ə)rv , -ȯ(ə)v \

Definition of wharve

plural -s
: whorl 1

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Origin and Etymology of wharve

Middle English wherve, from Old English hweorfa; akin to Old High German hwerbo turn, whirl, hinge, Old English hweorfan to turn


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