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ferny

[ fur-nee ]
/ ˈfɜr ni /
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adjective, fern·i·er, fern·i·est.
pertaining to, consisting of, or like ferns: ferny leaves.
abounding in or overgrown with ferns: ferny undergrowth.
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Origin of ferny

First recorded in 1515–25; fern + -y1
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