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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Ferm \Ferm\, Ferme \Ferme\, n.[See Farm.] Rent for a farm; a farm; also, an abode; a place of residence; as, he let his land to ferm. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Out of her fleshy ferme fled to the place of pain. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):
FERM or FEARM. By this ancient word is meant land, fundus; (q.v.) and, it is said, houses and tenements may pass by it. Co. Litt. 5 a.