1867, in the meaning defined above
French, literally, crosier — more at crosier
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“Crosse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crosse. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.
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