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[krag] /kræg/
noun
1.
a steep, rugged rock; rough, broken, projecting part of a rock.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English < British Celtic; akin to Welsh craig rock
Related forms
craglike, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for craglike

crag

/kræɡ/
noun
1.
a steep rugged rock or peak
Word Origin
C13: of Celtic origin; related to Old Welsh creik rock

Crag1

/kræɡ/
noun
1.
a formation of shelly sandstone in E England, deposited during the Pliocene and Pleistocene epochs
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Word Origin and History for craglike

crag

n.

early 14c.; as a place-name element attested from c.1200, probably from a Celtic source akin to Old Irish crec "rock," and carrac "cliff," Welsh craig "rock, stone," Manx creg.

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