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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One of a set of spars or timbers set up as supports against the sides of a building. Also spelled cripling.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Spars or timbers set up as a support against the side of a building.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of cripple.
  • adjective That cripples
  • noun State of being crippled; lameness.
  • noun Spars or timbers set up as a support against the side of a building.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective that cripples or disables or incapacitates

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