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forefend

[fawr-fend, fohr-] /fɔrˈfɛnd, foʊr-/
verb (used with object)
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for forefend

forefend

/fɔːˈfɛnd/
verb
1.
(transitive) a variant spelling of forfend

forfend

/fɔːˈfɛnd/
verb (transitive)
1.
(US) to protect or secure
2.
(obsolete) to prohibit or prevent
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