from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A wrinkle or wrinkles at the outer corner of the eye. Often used in the plural: got a face-lift to get rid of crow's-feet.
- n. A three-pointed embroidery stitch, especially one in the form of a filled triangle used as finishing, as at the end of a seam.
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- n. Alternative spelling of crow's foot.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The wrinkles that appear, as the effect of age or dissipation, under and around the outer corners of the eyes.
- n. A caltrop.
- n. Same as Bird's-mouth.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A wrinkle appearing with age under and around the outer corner of the eye: generally used in the plural.
- n. In mech., a device for holding the drill-rod of a tube-well in position while it is fitted to a new section of the drill.
- n. Milit., a caltrop.
- n. A three-pointed silk embroidery-stitch, often put on the corners of pockets and elsewhere for ornament.
- n. plural The angular lines or arrow-points (made thus: < >) which are placed at the extremities of dimension-lines on a drawing to indicate between what points or planes the dimension is given.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. large tree of Australasia
- n. a wrinkle in the skin at the outer corner of your eyes
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