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fer·rule

(fer'ūl),
A metal band or ring used around the crown or root of a tooth.
[corrupted through O. Fr. and Medieval L., fr. L. viriola, a small bracelet]

ferrule

(fĕr′ūl) [L. viriola, little bracelet]
A band or ring of metal applied to the end of the root or crown of a tooth to strengthen it.

fer·rule

(fer'ūl)
Metal band or ring fitted around the crown or root of a tooth for strength.
[corrupted through O. Fr. and Medieval L., fr. L. viriola, a small bracelet]
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The Perkins-Bull papers suggest Amherst Ferrel (Nathaniel Gaffield) returned to New York State at the end of the Revolution and returned to Upper Canada about 1796, where he appears at Kingston, Upper Canada, signing as a UE in the Unity of the Empire.
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Ferrel Guillory, director of the Program on Southern Politics, Media, and Public Life at the University of North Carolina, say of Edwards' clients, "The kind of people you can identify with--that middle-class, mainstream swing voters identify with--are the kind of people Edwards has defended.