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Crackle

Crac´kle   Pronunciation: krăk´k'l
v. i.1.To make slight cracks; to make small, sharp, sudden noises, rapidly or frequently repeated; to crepitate; as, burning thorns crackle.
n.1.The noise of slight and frequent cracks or reports; a crackling.
The crackle of fireworks.
- Carlyle.
2.(Med.) A kind of crackling sound or râle, heard in some abnormal states of the lungs; as, dry crackle; moist crackle.
3.(Fine Arts) A condition produced in certain porcelain, fine earthenware, or glass, in which the glaze or enamel appears to be cracked in all directions, making a sort of reticulated surface; as, Chinese crackle; Bohemian crackle.
Noun1.crackle - the sharp sound of snapping noises
2.crackle - glazed china with a network of fine cracks on the surface
Verb1.crackle - make a crackling sound; "My Rice Crispies crackled in the bowl"
Synonyms: crepitate
2.crackle - make crunching noises; "his shoes were crunching on the gravel"
Synonyms: crunch, scranch, scraunch
3.crackle - to become, or to cause to become, covered with a network of small cracks; "The blazing sun crackled the desert sand"
Adj.1.crackle - having the surface decorated with a network of fine cracks, as in crackleware; "a crackle glaze"
abrasion, blemish, break, burn, chafe, check, chip, clack, click, concussion, crack, cracking, crackling, craze, crepitate, crepitation, cut, decrepitate, decrepitation, flash burn, fracture, fray, frazzle, gall, gash, hurt, incision, injury, laceration, lesion, mortal wound, mutilation, puncture, rent, rip, run, rupture, scald, scorch, scrape, scratch, scuff, second-degree burn, sizzling, slash, snap, snapping, sore, spit, spitting, stab, stab wound, tear, third-degree burn, trauma, wound, wounds immedicable, wrench
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