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A farewell feast, drink, or gift, as at a wedding.
[Dutch dialectal fooi, from Middle Dutch foye, journey, from Old French voie, from Latin via, road; see wegh- in Indo-European roots.]
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the quality of allegiance or loyaltya parting gift or entertainment, esp for a woman on the eve of her marriage or to celebrate the end of a particular season (fishing, harvest, etc)
to assist a ship in distress
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