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crimper


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Crimper  \Crimp"er\  (-[~a]r),  n. 
  One  who  or  that  which  crimps;  as: 
  a  A  curved  board  or  frame  over  which  the  upper  of  a  boot  or 
  shoe  is  stretched  to  the  required  shape. 
  b  A  device  for  giving  hair  a  wavy  appearance. 
  c  A  machine  for  crimping  or  ruffling  textile  fabrics. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  crimper 
  n  :  someone  who  tricks  or  coerces  men  into  service  as  sailors  or 
  soldiers  [syn:  {crimp}] 




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