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crotal

noun cro·tal \ ˈkrōˌtäl , -ōtᵊl \

Definition of crotal

plural crotals
1 :crotala
2 :jingle bell 2a

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Origin and Etymology of crotal

Latin crotalum rattle, castanet, from Greek krotalon, from krotein to clap; akin to Old English hrindan to thrust, Old Norse hrinda to push


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crotal

adjective crot·al \ ˈkrätᵊl \

Definition of crotal

1 :reddish brown
  • a suit of crotal tweed
2 :of or relating to crottle
  • a crotal dye

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