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Crests a.k.a. The Crests were an American, New York R&B doo-wop group, formed by bass vocalist J. T. Carter in the mid 1950s. Their most popular song, "16 Candles," rose to number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1959, selling over one million copies, earning a gold disc. The interracial group had three black members, one Puerto Rican, and one Italian-American.
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Desert Development (2012)
Man and Technology in Sparselands by Yehuda Gradus
Levelling the area by bulldozing off the dune crests is a prime necessity.
Structure, Form and Process by David Hopley
Its shoreline is generally aligned with the refracted wave crests, although there is evidence that these waves might be causing some easterly alongshore sediment movement on the northeastern shoreline of the cay and hence, if this persisted, ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1856)
Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature by Thomas Stewart Traill
0f Crests. The crest is the highest part of the ornaments of a coat of arms. It is called crest, from the Latin word crista. Crests were formerly great marks of honour, because they were only worn by heroes of great valour, or by such as were ...
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Scrabble value of C3R1E1S1T1S1
The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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