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English definition of “ford”

ford

verb [T]     /fɔːd/ US  /fɔːrd/
to cross a river, where it is not deep, on foot or in a vehicleCrossing and moving through fordable     /ˈfɔː.də.bl̩/ US  /ˈfɔːr-/ adjective The river wasn't fordable because of all the recent rainfall.Watercourses and waterfalls
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