Cribbing

Crib"bing

(kr?b"b?ng), n. 1. The act of inclosing or confining in a crib or in close quarters.
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2. Purloining; stealing; plagiarizing. [Colloq.]
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3. (Mining) A framework of timbers and plank backing for a shaft lining, to prevent caving, percolation of water, etc.
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4. A vicious habit of a horse; crib-biting. The horse lays hold of the crib or manger with his teeth and draws air into the stomach with a grunting sound.
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