crimpage

noun
crimp·​age | \ -pij \
plural -s

Definition of crimpage

archaic
: money paid to a crimp for his services

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First Known Use of crimpage

1732, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for crimpage

crimp entry 5 + -age

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The first known use of crimpage was in 1732

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crimping iron

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“Crimpage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crimpage. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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