• Crate Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A large basket or hamper of wickerwork, used for the transportation of china, crockery, and similar wares.
  2. (n.) A box or case whose sides are of wooden slats with interspaces, -- used especially for transporting fruit.
  3. (v. t.) To pack in a crate or case for transportation; as, to crate a sewing machine; to crate peaches.

• Crater Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The pit left by the explosion of a mine.
  2. (n.) The basinlike opening or mouth of a volcano, through which the chief eruption comes; similarly, the mouth of a geyser, about which a cone of silica is often built up.
  3. (n.) A constellation of the southen hemisphere; -- called also the Cup.

• Craterous Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Pertaining to, or resembling, a crater.