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crow's–foot

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noun \ˈkrōz-ˌfu̇t\

Definition of crow's–foot

plural

crow's–feet

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  1. 1 :  a wrinkle extending from the outer corner of the eye —usually used in plural

  2. 2 :  crowfoot 1



14th Century

First Known Use of crow's–foot

14th century


Medical Dictionary

crow's–foot

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noun \ˈkrōz-ˌfu̇t\

Medical Definition of crow's–foot

plural

crow's–feet

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  1. :  any of the wrinkles around the outer corners of the eyes—usually used in plural





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