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Definition of the adjective Crablike
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adjective - degrees: -
- Having some characteristics of a crab
- Walking or moving sideways
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Dark Star II (2013)
by Robert Stetson
Others are moving by way of some weird crablike means in the same direction. Now the Fire Department pulls in ...
DARK STAR BOXED SET (2014)
by Robert Stetson
Others are moving by wayof some weird crablike means in thesame direction.
Can′criform, Can′croid, crablike. [L. cancer; cog.with Gr.karkinos, a crab.] Cancionero, kanthēonē′ro, n. acollection of songs. [Sp.] Candelabrum, kandelā ′brum, n. a branched and ornamented candlestick:—pl.Candelā′bra. [L.] Candent ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
Family of large homopterans in which the nymphs live underground, burrowing with the aid of crablike fore legs, and feeding on the sap of roots. Adults live in trees, and the males ...
by Philip D. Morehead
Adjectives—deviating, deviative, aberrant, errant, roundabout; excursive, discursive; devious, desultory, rambling; stray, erratic, undirected, divergent, radial, forked, centrifugal; circuitous, indirect, zigzag; crablike; off center; off one's beat, ...
by Diagram Group
Physical appearance • Body: usually top heavy; can be slim, but often on the plump side • Face 1: crablike with a large head, high cheekbones and prominent brows; eyes small and far apart • Face 2: moonlike and baby-faced, round with soft ...
by Carol Turkington, Bonnie Ashby
While the scientific name for the pubic louse is Phthirius pubis, it gets its common name from its crablike appearance; it even has tiny pincer claws that it uses to hang onto the hairs. The pubic louse is a cousin of the body louse and the head ...
A Dictionary of Ballet Terms (1977)
by Leo Kersley, Janet Sinclair
Pas de bourrie fleoret, a crablike movement. While keeping the knees bent throughout the movement, the dancer shoots one foot out into second position and then closes the other foot in, immediately beginning again in the same direction.
by Beau Riffenburgh
The term ''stone crabs'' encompasses several crablike species pertaining to the family Lithodidae. The best-known representative is the Alaskan red king crab Paralithodes camtschaticus. Lithodid crabs are phylogenetically more closely ...
Flip Dictionary (2002)
by Barbara Kipfer
lope, mosey, saunter move backward and withdraw: recede move backward to inferior condition: retrogress move boat with long pole: punt move clumsily: lumber move crablike: sidle move faster: accelerate move in a circle: gyre move in a ...
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Scrabble value of C3R1A1B3L1I1K5E1
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