/kruhn’ch* kruhn’ch* kruhn’ch*/ An encouragement sometimes muttered to a machine bogged down in a serious grovel. Also describes a notional sound made by grovelling hardware.
See grind (sense 3).
[kruhn-cher] /ˈkrʌn tʃər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. Informal. a decisive blow, argument, event, or the like. noun a computer used for complex numerical calculations or data processing Related Terms number cruncher
- Cruciate muscle
cruciate muscle n. A muscle in which the bundles of muscle fibers cross in an x-shaped configuration.
- Cruciate ligament of knee
cruciate ligament of knee n. Either of two ligaments, anterior and posterior, that pass from the intercondylar area of the tibia to the intercondylar fossa of the femur.
- Cruciate ligament
noun 1. (anatomy) either of a pair of ligaments that cross each other in the knee, connecting the tibia and the femur