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EtymologyEdit

From Andalusian Arabic [script needed](alifríz), from Arabic إِفْرِيز(ʾifrīz), apocope of Classical Syriac ܦܪܝܙܘܡܐ(pərīzōmāʾ), from Ancient Greek περίζωμα(perízōma, girdle).

NounEdit

alefriz m ‎(plural alefrices)

  1. (nautical) mortise, rabbet (on the keel or stem)