Craterous
Craterous Cra"ter*ous (kr?"t?r-?s), a. Pertaining to, or resembling, a crater. [R.] --R. Browning. [1913 Webster]

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  • Crater — n. & v. n. 1 the mouth of a volcano. 2 a bowl shaped cavity, esp. that made by the explosion of a shell or bomb. 3 Astron. a hollow with a raised rim on the surface of a planet or moon, caused by the impact of a meteorite. 4 Antiq. a large… …   Useful english dictionary

  • crater — n. & v. n. 1 the mouth of a volcano. 2 a bowl shaped cavity, esp. that made by the explosion of a shell or bomb. 3 Astron. a hollow with a raised rim on the surface of a planet or moon, caused by the impact of a meteorite. 4 Antiq. a large… …   Useful english dictionary

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