A shoplifter who conceals loot under her dress (1970s+ Police)
[kroht-n] /ˈkroʊt n/ noun 1. any of numerous chiefly tropical plants constituting the genus Croton, of the spurge family, several species of which, as C. tiglium, have important medicinal properties. 2. (among florists) any plant of the related genus Codiaeum (or Phyllaurea) cultivated for its ornamental foliage. /ˈkrəʊtən/ noun 1. any shrub or tree of […]
[kroht-n-al-duh-hahyd] /ˌkroʊt nˈæl dəˌhaɪd/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a whitish liquid with pungent and suffocating odor, C 4 H 6 O, soluble in water, used as a solvent, in tear gas, and in organic synthesis.
[kroht-n-buhg] /ˈkroʊt nˌbʌg/ noun 1. .
[kruh-toh-nee; Italian kraw-taw-ne] /krəˈtoʊ ni; Italian krɔˈtɔ nɛ/ noun 1. a city in S Italy; ancient Greek colony. /Italian kroˈtoːne/ noun 1. a town in S Italy, on the coast of Calabria: founded in about 700 bc by the Achaeans; chemical works and zinc-smelting. Pop: 60 010 (2001)