fur

  1. the dressed hairy coat of a mammal
  2. dense coat of fine silky hairs on an mammals e.g. cat or seal or weasel

Fur

In architecture fur describes nailing small strips of board or larger scantling upon a surface, in order to make a level surface for lathing or boarding, or to provide for a space or interval back of the plastered or boarded surface, as inside an outer wall, by way of protection against damp.
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Fur

Fur is used in reference to the hair of animals, usually mammals, particularly those with extensive body hair coverage. The term `pelage` (French, from Middle French, from poil hair, from Old French peilss, from Latin pilus - first known use circa 1828.) is sometimes used to refer to the body hair of an animal as a complete coat. Fur is also use.....
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fur

[n] - the dressed hairy coat of a mammal 2. [n] - a garment made of fur 3. [n] - dense coat of fine silky hairs on mammals (e.g., cat or seal or weasel)
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Fur

Fur (fûr) noun [ Middle English furre , Old French forre , fuerre , sheath, case, of German origin; confer Old High German fuotar lining, case, German futter ; akin to Icelandic fōðr lining, Goth. fōdr , scabbard; confer Sanskrit p&...
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Fur

Fur adjective Of or pertaining to furs; bearing or made of fur; as, a fur cap; the fur trade. Fur seal (Zoology) one of several species of seals of the genera Callorhinus and Arclocephalus , inhabiting the North Pacific and the Antarctic oceans. They ha...
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Fur

Fur transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Furred ; present participle & verbal noun Furring .] 1. To line, face, or cover with fur; as, furred robes. 'You fur your gloves with reason.' Shak. 2.
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fur

1. The short, fine, soft hair of certain animals, growing thick on the skin, and distinguished from the hair, which is longer and coarser. ... 2. The skins of certain wild animals with the fur; peltry; as, a cargo of furs. ... 3. Strips of dressed skins with fur, used on garments for warmth or for ornament. ... 4. Articles of clothing made of fur; ...
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fur

noun dense coat of fine silky hairs on mammals (e.g., cat or seal or weasel)
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Fur

• (n.) The soft, downy covering on the skin of a peach. • (n.) The deposit formed on the interior of boilers and other vessels by hard water. • (n.) The short, fine, soft hair of certain animals, growing thick on the skin, and distinguished from the hair, which is longer and coarser. • (n.) Any coating considered as resembling f...
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fur

(from the article `heraldry`) ...(silver), one of the colours gules (red), azure (blue), vert (green), purpure (purple), or sable (black), or one of the furs ermine (a white field ...
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Fur

people after whom the westernmost province of The Sudan, Darfur, is named. The Fur inhabit the mountainous area of Jebel Marra, the highest region of ... [3 related articles]
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fur

fine, soft, hairy covering or coat of mammals that has been important to humankind throughout history, chiefly for warmth but also for decorative and ... [35 related articles]
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fur

thick animal hair
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fur

fur, hairy covering of an animal, especially the skins of animals that have thick, soft, close-growing hair next to the skin itself and coarser protective hair above it. The underhair is frequently called the underfur or fur proper; the outer hairs are the guard hairs; the whole, when dried, is the ...
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Fur

Fur is British slang for female pubic hair.
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Fur

Fur is Latin for a thief
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Fur

Fur is the short, fine, soft hair covering of some animals, as distinct from the longer, coarser hairs covering other animals. The term fur is also applied to fabric imitating, or prepared from the dressed coat of various animals.
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fur

Type: Term Pronunciation: fŭr Definitions: 1. The coat of soft, fine hair of some mammals. 2. A layer of epithelial debris and fungal elements on the dorsum of the tongue. It is related more to neglected oral hygiene than to an underlying disease process.
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fur

Type: Term Definitions: 1. doraphobia.
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fur

The hair of certain animals. Fur is an excellent insulating material and so has been used as clothing. This is, however, vociferously criticized by many groups on humane grounds, as the methods of breeding or trapping animals are often cruel. Mink, chinchilla, and sable are among the most valuable, the wild furs being finer than the farmed. Fur suc...
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fur

for
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Fur

To make contact on a slip before the prey escapes
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Fur

Animal skin with the hair intact. While not really a fabric, it can in all other respects still be treated as such.
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Fur

For
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