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cranage

/ (ˈkreɪnɪdʒ) /
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noun
the use of a crane
a fee charged for such use
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How to use cranage in a sentence

  • Here Dinah turned to Bessy Cranage, whose bonny youth and evident vanity had touched her with pity.

    Adam Bede|George Eliot
  • There's that Bessy Cranage—she'll be flaunting i' new finery three weeks after you're gone, I'll be bound.

    Adam Bede|George Eliot
  • This church has been quaintly described by Mr. Cranage as, 'a "Decorated" building which is not decorated.'

    Nooks and Corners of Shropshire|H. Thornhill Timmins
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