Definitions

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  • n. A quick, intense course of learning, especially one which is informal or hurried.

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  • n. a rapid and intense course of training or research (usually undertaken in an emergency)

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Examples

  • Snudge had done his utmost to absorb the crash course of knightly training.

    Conqueror's Moon

  • They were labeled in Tampy script, of course, but his crash course in things Tamplisstan had included some of that, and it took only a minute to locate the ones he was interested in.

    Warhorse

  • National Emergency Council I took a crash course in law and did even take the bar examinations.

    Oral History Interview with Clark Foreman, November 16, 1974. Interview B-0003. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007)

  • Mikey had, as ever, given him an advance crash course in conduct, technique and etiquette, but Parlabane suspected he was setting him up for a fall when he insisted on giving him a large potato to take along.

    It's October, 1956.

  • Hunched in the little entrance hall, I underwent a crash course in the complexities of marital infidelity.

    the mission song

  • To be precise, according to the crash course Razka gave me prior to the funeral, their deaths must be announced to the Shigemos so they can welcome their mazza into the Endless Wind.

    Miracle Workers

  • What she needed, however, was a general crash course in dealing with unfriendly mentalities of more than average capability.

    The Complete Federation Of The Hub

  • I allayed my fears as best I could with a crash course on ergot.

    CHASING the WHITE DOG

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