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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Very spiny and dense evergreen shrub with fragrant golden-yellow flowers.

Usage examples (26)
  • They are popularly supposed to come from the furze, which is also believed to shelter adders.
  • This scrub Ashmead-Bartlett calls furze in his articles, but I have never seen furze in Gallipoli.
  • "Good man, give me that furze to build me a house."
  • The man gave the furze, and the pig built his house. for more
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