adjective Veterinary Pathology.
(of ruminants) having the food impacted in the third compartment of the stomach; costive; constipated.
Hippies and Teddy Boys: Culture-bound Terms
When a term is culturally bound, its meaning is so tightly linked to the place and time in which the word arose that it cannot be faithfully translated into another language without first putting the concept of the term into a greater context. In paper given at the 18th Biennial Dictionary Society of North America Conference, Donna Farina discussed culture-bound terms in Russian. One such culture-bound word that …
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Origin of fardel-bound
First recorded in 1815–25
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