(Canadian) (formerly) a convoy of canoes, horses, or dog sleighs that transported furs and other goods between trading posts and towns or factories
noun trademark for a furry electronic toy which has a vocabulary of more than 200 words and a limited ability to interact Examples Each Furby has embedded systems programming and six sensors for movement and conversation. Word Origin trademark of Tiger Electronics
/ˈfɜːkə/ noun (pl) -cae (-kiː) 1. (zoology) any forklike structure, esp in insects
furcal fur·cal (fûr’kəl) adj. Forked.
[adjective fur-keyt, -kit; verb fur-keyt] /adjective ˈfɜr keɪt, -kɪt; verb ˈfɜr keɪt/ adjective 1. forked; branching. verb (used without object), furcated, furcating. 2. to form a fork; branch. verb (ˈfɜːkeɪt) 1. to divide into two parts; fork adjective (ˈfɜːkeɪt; -kɪt) 2. forked; divided: furcate branches adj. “forked,” 1819, from Medieval Latin furcatus, from Latin furca […]