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cranes

verb
present tense third-person singular of crane

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to move from a lower to a higher place or position
  • craned her head to see the roof

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“Cranes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cranes. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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