fourche

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French

Adjective[edit]

fourche (not comparable)

  1. Having the ends forked or branched, and the ends of the branches terminating abruptly as if cut off; -- said of an ordinary, especially of a cross.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French furche, forche, from Latin fūrca (pitchfork).

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Noun[edit]

fourche f (plural fourches)

  1. pitchfork
  2. fork (in the road etc.)
  3. crotch
  4. split end (hair)
  5. fork (of a bicycle)

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