plural of corf

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  • corves — [kôrvz] n. pl. of CORF …   English World dictionary

  • Corves — Corf Corf (k[^o]rf), n.; pl. {Corves} (k[^o]rvz). [Cf. LG. & D. korf basket, G. korb, fr. L. corbis.] 1. A basket. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mining) (a) A large basket used in carrying or hoisting coal or ore. (b) A wooden frame, sled, or low wheeled… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • corves — pl. of CORF. * * * plural of corf * * * /kawrvz/, n. pl. of corf. * * * corves «krvz», noun. plural of corf …   Useful english dictionary

  • corves — /kawrvz/, n. pl. of corf. * * * …   Universalium

  • corves — n. miner s basket, underground coal trolley or wagon …   English contemporary dictionary

  • corves — plural form of corf …   English new terms dictionary

  • corves — /kɔvz/ (say kawvz) plural noun plural of corf …   Australian English dictionary

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