trademark. an adjustable tool for gripping hexagonal nuts, with an adjusting screw in the head of the implement
- Crescenza cheese
noun a rich creamy fresh cow’s cheese made in Italy; also called Crescenza Stracchino Usage Note cooking
- Crescenza stracchino
noun See Crescenza cheese
[kres-kit e-oo n-doh; English kres-it ee-uhn-doh] /ˈkrɛs kɪt ɛˈʊn doʊ; English ˈkrɛs ɪt iˈʌn doʊ/ Latin. 1. it grows as it goes: motto of the state of New Mexico.
[kres-iv] /ˈkrɛs ɪv/ adjective 1. increasing; growing.