Ferrier

/ (ˈfɛrɪə) /

noun

Kathleen . 1912–53, British contralto; noted for her expressive voice

Nearby words

  1. ferric chloride test,
  2. ferric oxide,
  3. ferric sodium oxalate,
  4. ferricyanic acid,
  5. ferricyanide,
  6. ferriferous,
  7. ferriheme,
  8. ferrihemoglobin,
  9. ferrimagnetic,
  10. ferrimagnetism

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Word Origin and History for ferrier

ferrier

n.

"ferryman," mid-15c., from ferry + -er (1).

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