furfur

noun

fur·​fur ˈfər-fər How to pronounce furfur (audio)
1
: an exfoliation of a surface especially of the epidermis : dandruff, scurf
2
furfures -f(y)ər-ˌēz How to pronounce furfur (audio) plural : flaky particles (as of scurf)

Dictionary Entries Near furfur

Cite this Entry

“Furfur.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/furfur. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!