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English definition of “crawl”


verb [I] (MOVE)   /krɔl/
to move slowly with the body stretched out along the ground or (of a human ) on hands and knees : a caterpillar crawling in the grass The child crawled across the floor . fig. The train crawled slowly through the night .
(Definition of crawl verb (MOVE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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