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crates

noun
plural of crate

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a dilapidated old automobile
  • he keeps sinking money into that old crate

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“Crates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crates. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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