crined

adjective
\ ˈkrīnd \

Definition of crined

: emblazoned with hair a unicorn argent crined or

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First Known Use of crined

1572, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for crined

Middle French crin hair (from Latin crinis) + English -ed

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“Crined.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crined. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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