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fernbrake Syllabification: fern·brake
Pronunciation: /ˈfərnbrāk/

Definition of fernbrake in English:


A bed or thicket of ferns.
Example sentences
  • Natural fernbrake grows in every valley of Mount Songnim.


Early 17th century: from fern + brake4.

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