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See also furcă
- A two-pronged fork, pitchfork.
- A fork-shaped prop, pole or stake.
- An instrument of punishment, a frame in the form of a fork, which was placed on a culprit's neck, while his hands were fastened to the two ends; yoke.
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- furca in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879