verb (used without object), crib-bit, crib-bitten or crib-bit, crib-biting. Veterinary Medicine.
to practice cribbing.
a harmful habit of horses in which the animal leans on the manger or seizes it with the teeth and swallows a gulp of air
- Crib course
noun phrase An easy college course; gut course: Even at Stanford or Johns Hopkins the student in desperate need of a crib course can be sure to find one [1970s+ College students; fr student senses of crib]
noun 1. . noun 1. (US & Canadian) the unexplained sudden death of an infant during sleep Technical name sudden infant death syndrome Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) cot death crib death n. See sudden infant death syndrome. crib death (krĭb) See sudden infant death syndrome.
/krɪˈbɛləm/ noun (pl) -la (-lə) 1. a sievelike spinning organ in certain spiders that occurs between the spinnerets
[krib-noht] /ˈkrɪbˌnoʊt/ noun 1. (def 5a).