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fardel


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fardel  \Far"del\,  n.  [OF.  fardel,  F.  fardeau  cf  Sp  fardel, 
  fardillo  fardo,  LL  fardellus  prob.  fr  Ar  fard  one  of  the 
  two  parts  of  an  object  divisible  into  two  hence  one  of  the 
  two  parts  of  a  camel's  load.  Cf  {Furl}.] 
  A  bundle  or  little  pack;  hence  a  burden.  [Obs.]  --Shak. 
 
  A  fardel  of  never-ending  misery  and  suspense. 
  --Marryat. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fardel  \Far"del\,  v.  t. 
  To  make  up  in  fardels.  [Obs.]  --Fuller. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fardel 
  n  :  (archaic)  a  burden  (figuratively  in  the  form  of  a  bundle) 




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