[kroid-n] /ˈkrɔɪd n/
a borough of Greater London, England: airport.
a borough in S Greater London (since 1965): formerly important for its airport (1915–59). Pop: 336 700 (2003 est). Area: 87 sq km (33 sq miles)
- Croydon facelift
noun 1. (Brit, informal, derogatory) the tightening effect on the skin of a woman’s face caused by securing the hair at the back of the head in a tight ponytail
[krohz] /kroʊz/ noun 1. the groove at either end of the staves of a barrel, cask, etc., into which the edge of the head fits. 2. a tool used by a cooper for cutting such a groove. /krəʊz/ noun 1. the recess cut at the end of a barrel or cask to receive the head […]
[kroh-zher] /ˈkroʊ ʒər/ noun 1. . [kroh-zher] /ˈkroʊ ʒər/ noun 1. a ceremonial staff carried by a bishop or an abbot, hooked at one end like a shepherd’s crook. 2. Botany. the circinate young frond of a fern. /ˈkrəʊʒə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of crosier /ˈkrəʊʒə/ noun 1. a staff surmounted by a crook […]
/ˈkrɒzəld/ adjective 1. (Northern English, dialect) blackened or burnt at the edges: that bacon is crozzled