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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 1782 Company Book of Major Edward Jessup's Corps ofLoyal Rangers shows Amherst Ferrel enlisting from December 1781 to January 1783.
The process of making the portrait cuts starts with Ferrel working off a picture on his phone and then he uses a trimmer and straight razor to create the drawing, followed by non-toxic eyeliner and lip liner pencils to fill in the colors.
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Ferrel was a sophomore at Western Washington University pursuing degrees in physical education and dance with a minor in health.
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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.
My wife actually shed tears one day at the outfit I put together," Ferrel says.
We've been on the defensive long enough," Ferrel Morris, pastor of Immanuel Baptist Church in Corbin, told the crowd.
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