cribble

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cribble \Crib"ble\ (kr?b"b'l), noun [F. crible, LL. criblus sieve, fr. L. cribrum.]

1. A coarse sieve or screen.

2. Coarse flour or meal. [Obs.] --Johnson.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cribble \Crib"ble\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Cribbled} (-b'ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Cribbling} (-bl?ng).] [Cf. F. cribler.] To cause to pass through a sieve or riddle; to sift.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cribble \Crib"ble\, adjective Coarse; as, cribble bread. [Obs.] --Huloet.


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