1) The skin or fur of a polecat.

1430 item unam furruram de fychesse, Ripon

1478 cum toga mea tertia cum fetches penulata, Ganstead

1530 to Bawdwen Yonge a furre of fychey which he hayth, Houghton near Pontefract.

dates 1430 1530

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2) For vetch, bean-like plants.

1641 to gleane Pease beans fitches nor Barley, Burton Agnes

1671 did take certaine reapes of pease and certaine fitches, Tinsley.

dates 1641 1671

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