croçu (s.xiiiex)

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croçu (s.xiiiex)

[ FEW: 16,401a *krôk; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,253a crochu; TL: 2,1070 crochu; DEAF:  croce (croçu); DMF:  crochu; TLF:  crochu; OED:  croched adj.; MED:  croched ppl.; DMLBS: ]
crosçu,  croku  

a.

1hooked
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  (The cat of Hell) ou ses crosçues e ou ses orribles pates  202.25
( s.xivin; MS: s.xiv1 )  Les denz aveit moult akuz, Granz e longs, e crokuz  66
crooked, deformed
( 1304-05 )  e vous enveoms de noz croçuz levrers de Gales que bien ateindroient un levre s’il le trovassent en dormaunt  11
2hollow, inward curving
(TBD)  concavo: croçu, cros, croz  ii 136
crocher#1 
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