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fair

(noun) - an exhibition of agricultural goods, often with rides and other entertainment

fall line

(noun) - the border between the soft rock of the Coastal Plain and the hard rock of the Piedmont region. Often, rivers will have rapids or waterfalls as they cross the fall line.

federal

(adjective) - pertaining to the national level of government.

ferry

(noun) - a boat designed to carry passengers, goods, or vehicles from one side of a river or stream to another.

fertile

(adjective) - capable of growing abundant crops

fertilizer

(noun) - a substance, such as a chemical or animal manure, used to provide nutrients to help plants grow. Many people use fertilizers on their lawns and gardens.

fiber

(noun) - a long strand of material such as cotton that can be twisted together to form thread or yarn

flax

(noun) - a plant grown on farms and plantations that was used for making clothes

floodplain

(noun) - a low plain beside a river that sometimes floods

fodder

(noun) - food for animals like cattle, horses and hogs that was sometimes made from chopped corn stalks and hay

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