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crape

[kreyp] /kreɪp/
noun, verb (used with object), craped, craping.
1.
Origin
Anglicized spelling
Related forms
crapelike, adjective
Can be confused
crap, crape, crepe, crept.
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British Dictionary definitions for craping

crape

/kreɪp/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of crepe
2.
crepe, esp when used for mourning clothes
3.
a band of black crepe worn in mourning
Derived Forms
crapy, adjective
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Word Origin and History for craping

crape

n.

1630s, Englished spelling of crepe (q.v.).

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