noun, plural fer·u·las, fer·u·lae [fer-oo-lee, fer-yoo-]. /ˈfɛr ʊˌli, ˈfɛr yʊ-/.
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Of Umbelliferae there exists in the low country one Ferula, a small tree of unknown properties.The Highlands of Ethiopia|William Cornwallis Harris
An inferior sort is the product of certain species of Ferula.
The old gentleman jumped up, ferula in hand, and darted across the school, and saw himself upon the fatal slate.Westward Ho!|Charles Kingsley
There also are found in abundance the great umbelliferous plants—Ferula glauca, Ferula candelabra, and the Ferula asafœtida.Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan, Volume II (of 2)|Isabella L. Bird
With a bounding heart, he tossed away his ferula, and hastened to the scene, where joys for evermore seemed calling on him.The Life of Friedrich Schiller|Thomas Carlyle