CROW-FOOT OR CROW'S-FOOT
\kɹˈə͡ʊfˈʊt ɔː kɹˈə͡ʊzfˈʊt], \kɹˈəʊfˈʊt ɔː kɹˈəʊzfˈʊt], \k_ɹ_ˈəʊ_f_ˈʊ_t__ ɔː k_ɹ_ˈəʊ_z_f_ˈʊ_t]\
Definitions of CROW-FOOT OR CROW'S-FOOT
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A wild flowering plant, the seed-vessels of which resemble the foot of a crow; in a ship, a number of small cords rove through a long block, used to suspend an awning by, &c.; in mil., a machine of iron having four points or spikes.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
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- Alt. of Vehme
- crow-foot or crow's-foot