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

 crypt /ˈkrɪpt/

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

 crypt /ˈkrɪpt/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crypt n.
 1. A vault wholly or partly under ground; especially, a vault under a church, whether used for burial purposes or for a subterranean chapel or oratory.
    Priesthood works out its task age after age, . . . treasuring in convents and crypts the few fossils of antique learning.   --Motley.
    My knees are bowed in crypt and shrine.   --Tennyson.
 2. Anat. A simple gland, glandular cavity, or tube; a follicle; as, the crypts of Lieberkühn, the simple tubular glands of the small intestines.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a cellar or vault or underground burial chamber (especially
          beneath a church)