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crochetverb [I or T]

uk   /ˈkrəʊ.ʃeɪ/  us   /kroʊˈʃeɪ/
to make ​clothes and other things using ​wool and a ​specialneedle with a hook (= ​curve) at one end
crochet
noun [U] uk   us  
crocheted
adjective uk   /ˈkrəʊ.ʃeɪd/  us   /kroʊˈʃeɪd/
(Definition of crochet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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crochetverb [I/T]

 us   /kroʊˈʃeɪ/
to make ​cloth or ​clothing by ​connectingwool or other ​thread into ​joinedrows using a ​singleneedle with a ​hook: [T] My ​mother crocheted a ​blanket for the ​baby.
(Definition of crochet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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