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English definition of “crackle”

crackle

verb [I]  /ˈkræk·əl/ us  
to make a set of short, sharp sounds: The fire spread to an evergreen tree, which crackled with flames.
crackle
noun [C]  /ˈkræk·əl/ us  
the crackle of a radio broadcast
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