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[krawnch, krahnch]
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verb (used with or without object), noun
  1. crunch.
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Origin of craunch

First recorded in 1625–35; variant of cranch
Related formscraunch·ing·ly, adverb
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  1. a dialect word for crunch
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Derived Formscraunchable, adjectivecraunchy, adjectivecraunchiness, noun
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