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ford

 
pronunciation:
ford
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a shallow place in a river or other body of water that can be crossed without a boat or raft.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: fords, fording, forded
definition: to cross at a ford.
They forded the stream without getting their clothes wet.
derivations: fordable (adj.), fordless (adj.)
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  river, water