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English definition of “crude”

crude

adjective (SIMPLE)    /kruːd/
C2 simple and not skilfully done or made: a crude device / weapon Crude and basic crudely     /ˈkruːd.li/ adverb a crudely made bomb Crude and basicRude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desire crudeness     /ˈkruːd.nəs/ noun [U] (also crudity)
(Definition of crude adjective (SIMPLE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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