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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 crease /ˈkris/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 crease /ˈkrɪs/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crease, n.
 1. A line or mark made by folding or doubling any pliable substance; hence, a similar mark, however produced.
 2. Cricket One of the lines serving to define the limits of the bowler and the striker.
 3. Lacrosse The combination of four lines forming a rectangle inclosing either goal, or the inclosed space itself, within which no attacking player is allowed unless the ball is there; -- called also goal crease.
 Bowling crease Cricket, a line extending three feet four inches on each side of the central strings at right angles to the line between the wickets.
 Return crease Cricket, a short line at each end of the bowling crease and at right angles to it, extending toward the bowler.
 Popping crease Cricket,, a line drawn in front of the wicket, four feet distant from it, parallel to the bowling crease and at least as long as the latter.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crease n. See Creese.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crease, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Creased p. pr. & vb. n. Creasing.] To make a crease or mark in, as by folding or doubling.
    Creased, like dog's ears in a folio.   --Gray.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Creese n.  A dagger or short sword used by the Malays, commonly having a serpentine blade. [Written also crease and kris.]
    From a Malayan creese to a sailor's jackknife.   --Julian Hawthorne.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an angular or rounded shape made by folding; "a fold in the
           napkin"; "a crease in his trousers"; "a plication on her
           blouse"; "a flexure of the colon"; "a bend of his elbow"
           [syn: fold, plication, flexure, crimp, bend]
      2: a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface; "his
         face has many lines"; "ironing gets rid of most wrinkles"
         [syn: wrinkle, furrow, crinkle, seam, line]
      3: a Malayan dagger with a wavy blade [syn: kris, creese]
      v 1: make wrinkles or creases into a smooth surface; "The dress
           got wrinkled" [syn: wrinkle, ruckle, crinkle, scrunch,
            scrunch up, crisp]
      2: make wrinkled or creased; "furrow one's brow" [syn: furrow,
      3: scrape gently; "graze the skin" [syn: graze, rake]
      4: become wrinkled or crumpled or creased; "This fabric won't
         wrinkle" [syn: rumple, crumple, wrinkle, crinkle]