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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crestedadjective

    bearing an heraldic device

  2. crested, topknotted, tuftedadjective

    (of a bird or animal) having a usually ornamental tuft or process on the head; often used in combination

    "golden crested"; "crested iris"; "crested oriole"; "tufted duck"; "tufted loosestrife"

  3. crested, plumedadjective

    (of a knight's helmet) having a decorative plume

Wiktionary

  1. crestedadjective

    Having a crest, or ornamental tuft (on an animal) or plume (on a helmet).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crested

    of Crest

  2. Crestedadjective

    having a crest

  3. Crestedadjective

    having a crest of feathers or hair upon the head

  4. Crestedadjective

    bearing any elevated appendage like a crest, as an elevated line or ridge, or a tuft

Freebase

  1. Crested

    As of November 27, 2007, Crested Corp. was acquired by US Energy Corp. (NasdaqSC:USEG). Crested Corp. engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and sale or leasing of mineral and other properties.

Entomology

  1. Crested

    see cristate.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crested in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crested in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of crested in a Sentence

  1. Fergus Cullen:

    The anti-interventionist wave I do think has crested and those issues are moving away from Rand Paul now.

  2. James Stroud:

    A major unexpected result of this study was that all species converged on the same new, lower level of thermal tolerance, while there was great variation in temperature tolerance before the cold event -- some, like the large-bodied brown basilisk, were very intolerant of low temperatures, while others like the Puerto Rican crested anole were more robust -- we observed that all species could now tolerate, on average, the same lowest temperature.

  3. National Weather Service:

    Many areas from Louisiana up toward Missouri and into Illinois saw rainfall totals over 7 inches( with some localized amounts up to a foot) fall within 48 hours. Currently there are 21 million under a flood watch or warning from eastern Oklahoma up into Indiana, many of the rivers in these states have crested or( are) nearing crest and remain in moderate or major flood category. Many roads across this region are closed because of the flooding.

  4. Cui Shuhong:

    The number of species such as Siberian tigers, Amur leopards, Asian elephants, and crested ibis has increased significantly.

  5. Joanne Bland:

    I didn't know there was the possibility of any violence, then, I crested the bridge and saw the police across all four lanes.

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