[kawr-uh-nit, -net, kor-, kawr-uh-net, kor-] /ˈkɔr ə nɪt, -ˌnɛt, ˈkɒr-, ˌkɔr əˈnɛt, ˌkɒr-/
a small crown.
a crown worn by nobles or peers.
a crownlike ornament for the head, as of gold or jewels.
an ornament, more or less pedimental in form, situated over a door or window.
the lowest part of the pastern of a horse or other hoofed animal, just above the hoof.
Also called crest coronet. Heraldry. a crownlike support for a crest, used in place of a torse.
any small crown, esp one worn by princes or peers as a mark of rank
a woman’s jewelled circlet for the head
the margin between the skin of a horse’s pastern and the horn of the hoof
the knob at the base of a deer’s antler
(heraldry) a support for a crest shaped like a crown
“a small crown,” late 15c., from Old French coronete, diminutive of corone “a crown,” from Latin corona “crown” (see crown (n.)).
[krest] /krɛst/ noun 1. the highest part of a hill or mountain range; summit. 2. the head or top of anything. 3. a ridge or ridgelike formation. 4. the foamy top of a wave. 5. the point of highest flood, as of a river. 6. the highest point or level; climax; culmination. 7. a tuft […]
noun 1. . noun 1. a low iris, Iris cristata, of the eastern and central U.S., having faintly fragrant, yellow-crested, lilac-dotted flowers.
noun 1. See under . [awk-lit] /ˈɔk lɪt/ noun 1. any of several small of the coasts of the North Pacific, as Aethia cristatella (crested auklet) having a crest of recurved plumes. /ˈɔːklɪt/ noun 1. any of various small auks of the genera Aethia and Ptychoramphus
noun 1. . noun 1. a long-tailed iguanid lizard, Dipsosaurus dorsalis, of arid areas in the southwestern U.S. and northwestern Mexico, having a row of enlarged scales down the back.