croisette

[kraw-set, kro-]
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noun


Nearby words

  1. crofter,
  2. crofting,
  3. crog,
  4. croggy,
  5. crohn's disease,
  6. croissant,
  7. croix de guerre,
  8. croker sack,
  9. crokinole,
  10. crombec

crossette

or croi·sette, cros·ette

[kraw-set, kro-]

noun Architecture.

a projection at a corner of a door or window architrave.

Origin of crossette

1720–30; < French, diminutive of crosse. See crosse, -ette

Also called dog-ear, dog's-ear, elbow.

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