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Crane (IPA: /ˈkɹeɪn/)


Crane (n.)

A measure for fresh herrings, -- as many as will fill a barrel.

Crane (n.)

A wading bird of the genus Grus, and allied genera, of various species, having a long, straight bill, and long legs and neck.

Crane (n.)

A machine for raising and lowering heavy weights, and, while holding them suspended, transporting them through a limited lateral distance. In one form it consists of a projecting arm or jib of timber or iron, a rotating post or base, and the necessary tackle, windlass, etc.; -- so called from a fancied similarity between its arm and the neck of a crane See Illust. of Derrick.

Crane (n.)

An iron arm with horizontal motion, attached to the side or back of a fireplace, for supporting kettles, etc., over a fire.

Crane (n.)

A siphon, or bent pipe, for drawing liquors out of a cask.

Crane (n.)

A forked post or projecting bracket to support spars, etc., -- generally used in pairs. See Crotch, 2.

Crane (v. t.)

To cause to rise; to raise or lift, as by a crane; -- with up.

Crane (v. t.)

To stretch, as a crane stretches its neck; as, to crane the neck disdainfully.

Crane (v. i.)

to reach forward with head and neck, in order to see better; as, a hunter cranes forward before taking a leap.

Crane

Family of birds

Crane

Type of machine

Crane

City in Stone County, Missouri, United States

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City in Texas, United States

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Town in Indiana

Crane Synonyms

Stephen Crane, Crane

Crane Synonyms

Hart Crane, Crane, Harold Hart Crane

Crane Synonyms

Crane, Grus

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Stretch Out

CRANE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Common Reliable Accounting for Network Element

CRANE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

East African

Crane Rhymes

Aine, Ayn, Bain, Baine, Bane, Bayne, Blain, Blaine, Blane, Blayne, Brain, Cain, Caine, Cane, Cayne, Chain, Cheyne, Crain, Craine, Crane, Crayne, Dain, Dane, Dayne, Deign, Drain, Draine, Drane, Duan, Duane, Dwayne, Fain, Fane, Fayne, Feign, Fein, Frain, Fraine, Frane, Frayn, Frayne, Frein, Freyne, Gain, Grain, Grein, Hahne, Hain, Hane, Hayn, Hayne, Heyn, Heyne, Jain, Jane, Jayne, Kain, Kaine, Kane, Kayne, Krain, Krane, Krein, Lain, Laine, Lane, Layne, Ln, Main, Maine, Mane, Mayne, Meyn, Paign, Pain, Paine, Pane, Payne, Plain, Plane, Quain, Rain, Raine, Rayne, Reign, Rein, Reine, Sain, Saine, Sane, Shain, Shaine, Shane, Shayne, Slain, Slaine, Slane, Spain, Splain, Splaine, Sprain, Stain, Strain, Swain, Swaine, Swayne, Thain, Thaine, Thane, Thayne, Train, Trane, Twain, Vain, Vane, Vein, Veyne, Vrain, Wain, Wane, Wayne, Zane

Abstain, Again, Ahlen, Alain, Alaine, Alane, Alayne, Allain, Amain, Arcane, Arraign, Attain, Bahrain, Beauchaine, Biscayne, Brattain, Buntain, Butane, Campaign, Champagne, Champaign, Champlain, Charlayne, Charmain, Charmaine, Chastain, Cocaine, Complain, Constrain, Contain, Costain, Courchaine, Dahrain, Decrane, Defrain, Delaine, Demain, Deschaine, Despain, Detain, Devane, Dewayne, Disdain, Domain, Domaine, Duchaine, Dufrane, Dumaine, Duquesne, Dushane, Duwayne, Elaine, Elane, Elayne, Explain, Fontaine, Fountaine, Galane, Germain, Germaine, Germane, Helane, Hossain, Humane, Hussain, Hussein, Iain, Inane, Ingrain, Insane, Jermaine, Jyishane, Kahane, Laraine, Lehane, Lennane, Lorain, Loraine, Lorraine, Maclaine, Maclean, Maintain, Mcbain, Mcbane, Mccain, Mccane, Mcclain, Mcclaine, Mcclane, Mcgrain, Mcgrane, Mcguane, Mckain, Mckane, Mclain, Mclane, Mclean, Mcquain, Mcshane, Mcswain, Mcwain, Morain, Moraine, Mundane, Mustain, Obtain, Ordain, Partain, Pertain, Profane, Refrain, Regain, Remain, Restrain, Retain, Retrain, Rogaine, Romain, Romaine, Ruane, Sartain, Serbaine, Spokane, Sustain, Sylvain, Terrain, Tirane, Torain, Tremaine, Tulane, Ukraine, Uptain, Urbain, Urbane, Yeargain

Aquitaine, Ascertain, Entertain, Inhumane, Lafountain, Lafountaine, Lamontagne, Overtrain, Preordain, St_germain, St_germaine

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Crane (Last Name / Surname)

Crane is the #916 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 37,870 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Crane in Spanish is Grua

Tagalog Translation

Crane in Tagalog is Kreyn

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Feh. Did that Crane geezer put you up to this? (VS: General Tao)" - Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 2


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