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Crevis \Crev"is\ (-?s), n. (Zo["o]l.) The crawfish. [Prov. Eng.]


n. (context UK dialect English) The crayfish.

Usage examples of "crevis".

So think I (quoth another) for the outragious poyson of madness hath killed him, but being thus in divers opinions of a poore Ass, they looked through a crevis, and espied me standing still, sober and quiet in the middle of the chamber.