crabstick

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noun crab·stick \-ˌstik\

Definition of crabstick

  1. 1 :  a stick, cane, or cudgel of crab apple tree wood

  2. 2 :  a crabbed ill-natured person

1636

First Known Use of crabstick

1636


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