Crampon - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkræmpɑːn|  American pronunciation of the word crampon
Brit.  |ˈkrampɒn|  British pronunciation of the word crampon

noun

- a hinged pair of curved iron bars; used to raise heavy objects (syn: crampoon)
- an iron spike attached to the shoe to prevent slipping on ice when walking or climbing (syn: climber, crampoon)

Word forms

noun
singular: crampon
plural: crampons
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