férule

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See also: ferule

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Borrowed from Latin ferula.

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férule f (plural férules)

  1. fennel, giant fennel (genus Ferula)
  2. ferule (device for hitting schoolchildren)
  3. the crook of a bishop, abbot, or pope

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