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furs

noun
plural of fur

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1 the hairy covering of a mammal especially when fine, soft, and thick
  • the chinchilla is known for its exceptionally soft fur

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2 a soft airy substance or covering
  • picked at the fur on the chenille pillows

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3 the outer covering of an animal removed for its commercial value
  • furriers willing to pay good money for a lynx fur

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furs

verb
present tense third-person singular of fur

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“Furs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/furs. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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