Cranch
Cranch \Cranch\ (kr?nch), v. t. See {Craunch}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cranch — is a surname, and may refer to: Christopher Pearse Cranch (1813 – 1892), American writer and artist John Cranch (1758 1816), English naturalist and explorer William Cranch (1769 – 1855), American judge This page or section lists people with the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Cranch. — Cranch, U.S. Supreme Court Reports …   Black's law dictionary

  • Cranch — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronyme Le nom de Cranch est porté par plusieurs personnalités (par ordre alphabétique) : Christopher Pearse Cranch (1813 1892), écrivain et… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • cranch — verb press or grind with a crushing noise • Syn: ↑crunch, ↑craunch, ↑grind • See Also: ↑grind down (for: ↑grind) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cranch — This interesting surname is a dialectal variant of Crawk itself deriving from the Medieval English cranke meaning Cheerful and Vigorous and was originally given as a nickname to a merry, high spirited person. Alternatively, the name may be of… …   Surnames reference

  • cranch — /krahnch/, v.t., v.i., n. crunch. [1740 50; perh. b. CRASH1 and CRUNCH] * * * …   Universalium

  • cranch — I Mawdesley Glossary crunch. Noise as in eating celery. II Cleveland Dialect List to crush any substance [noisily]; to break with a crackling sound III North Country (Newcastle) Words to crush a hard substance between the teeth …   English dialects glossary

  • Cranch School — U.S. National Register of Historic Places …   Wikipedia

  • Cranch, C.C. — Cranch s Circuit Court, U.S …   Black's law dictionary

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