Crampoons

• (n.) Iron instruments with sharp points, worn on the shoes to assist in gaining or keeping a foothold. • (n.) A clutch formed of hooked pieces of iron, like double calipers, for raising stones, lumber, blocks of ice, etc.
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Crampoons

Cram¬∑poons' (krăm*pōnz') noun plural [ French crampon , from Old High German chramph crooked; akin to German krampf cramp. See Cramp , noun , and confer Crampon .] 1. A clutch formed of hooked pieces of iron, like double c...
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