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Farrier (verb)

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To Fa'rrier. v.n. [from the noun.] To practise physick or chirurgery on horses.

Though there are many pretenders to the art of farriering and cowleeching, yet many of them are very ignorant. Mort.

Sources: Mortimer, John (62)

Attributes: Verb Neuter (131)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Farrier (verb)." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: April 27, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=13999.


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