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Related / Similar Words: Crane, Hart Crane, Harold Hart Crane, Stephen Crane, stretch out

 

Definition:
  • large long-necked wading bird of marshes and plains in many parts of the world;
  • lifts and moves heavy objects; lifting tackle is suspended from a pivoted boom that rotates around a vertical axis;
  • United States poet (1899-1932);
  • United States writer (1871-1900);
  • stretch (the neck) so as to see better; "The women craned their necks to see the President drive by";

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    Hyponyms: whooping crane, whooper, Grus americana, davit, derrick, transporter

     

    Member Meronyms: Gruidae, family Gruidae

     

    Derivational Morphology: stretch out

     

    Anagrams: nacre

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: lejlek and vinç   Arabic: كركي  
    Chinese:   Danish: trane  
    Dutch: hijskraan and kraanvogel   Esperanto: gruo  
    Estonian: kurg   Finnish: kurki and nostokurki  
    French: grue   German: Kran and Kranich  
    Greek: (ανυψωτικός) γερανός and γερανός   Hungarian: daru  
    Italian: gru   Japanese:  
    Korean: 두루미   Latin: grus  
    Lithuanian: gervė   Polish: dźwig and żuraw  
    Portuguese: grou   Romanian: cocor and macara  
    Russian: журавль and кран   Slovak: žeriav  
    Slovene: žerjav   Spanish: grúa and grulla  
    Swedish: kran and trana   Telugu: కొంగ  
    Turkish: turna  
     
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