noun. a metal cap or band placed on a wooden pole to prevent splitting.
Example sentences of the word ferrule
1. Noun, singular or mass
Place a small drop of super glue on the base of the new pool cue tip and glue the tip to the pool cue ferrule.
2. Verb, base form
For this reason cues used at the break are more prone to ferrule problems than cues used in other parts of the game.
First, ensure that the ferrule material is compatible with the fitting and tubing you are using it for.