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fur

 
pronunciation:
fuhr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the soft thick hair that covers the bodies of certain animals such as a bear or rabbit.
In winter, the bear's fur becomes very thick.
 
similar words:
coat
definition 2: the skin of an animal that has such hair, used in the making of clothing or other objects.
The jacket is made of rabbit fur.
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derivation: furless (adj.)
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Are you looking for the word fir (a kind of tree)? Fur and fir sound alike but have different meanings.
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