a fear of precipices, steep places
Greek kremnos ‘overhanging cliff’
[kri-mawrn] /krɪˈmɔrn/ noun 1. (on a French window or the like) a pair of rods, moved by a knob mechanism, sliding into sockets in the head and sill of the opening to provide a secure fastening.
[kri-moh-nuh; Italian kre-maw-nah] /krɪˈmoʊ nə; Italian krɛˈmɔ nɑ/ noun 1. a city in N Italy, on the Po River. 2. one of a class of violins of superior quality made there during the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries. /Italian kreˈmoːna/ noun 1. a city in N Italy, in Lombardy on the River Po: noted for […]
crena cre·na (krē’nə) n. pl. cre·nae (-nē) Any of the notches into which the opposing projections fit in the cranial sutures.
[kree-neyt] /ˈkri neɪt/ adjective 1. having the margin notched or scalloped so as to form rounded teeth, as a leaf. /ˈkriːneɪt/ adjective 1. having a scalloped margin, as certain leaves crenate cre·nate (krē’nāt’) or cre·nat·ed (-nā’tĭd) adj. Having a margin with low, rounded or scalloped projections or indentations.