verb (used without object), crep·i·tat·ed, crep·i·tat·ing.
Origin of crepitate
Examples from the Web for crepitant
I select that to which the crepitant Eutrechina belong, containing those which from their usually truncated elytra MM.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. IV (of 4)|William Kirby
The crash no longer rolled afar, but cracked close to the ear, hard, crepitant.The House with the Green Shutters|George Douglas Brown
On examining the chest with the stethoscope, the crepitant ronchus was heard in the upper part of each lung.
Valeria's head was turned round again, and she heard a crepitant sound as if her hair were being cut.The Devourers|Annie Vivanti Chartres
The upper lobe was crepitant, though infiltrated with carbon into the interlobular cellular tissue.