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crumblings

[kruhm-blingz]
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plural noun
  1. crumbs; crumbled bits.
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Origin of crumblings

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Historical Examples

  • We understand with difficulty these emigrations, these crumblings into morsels of our mind.

    The Mind and the Brain

    Alfred Binet

  • They are found in Ceylon, in Thibet, and in Burmah among the crumblings of primordial rock.

    A Transient Guest

    Edgar Saltus