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crib

(krĭb) [AS. cribbe, manger]
1. A framework around a denture or a natural tooth to serve as a brace or supporting structure.
2. A small bed with long legs and high sides for an infant or young child.
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CRIB

Abbrev. for Clinical Risk Index for Babies. This is a scoring tool for assessing the initial neonatal risk of babies and for comparing the performance of neonatal intensive care units.
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With the base stabilised, the whole wall could be made secure by rebuilding parts of the cribbage work, gently pushing parts back and tying the whole to existing cross-walls behind.
These cribbage boards are highly collectable, particularly if they display the quality and decorative value of the one pictured here.
She played in her first tournament a year ago, and earlier this month got a perfect 29 hand - the pinnacle of cribbage - at Chinook Winds Casino in Lincoln City.
North Warwickshire MP Mike O'Brien presented him with two trophies - and two bottles of whisky - for proving that he is a crack player at dominoes and cribbage.
1921) became involved in politics, what ANSWERS: 1 Maize; 2 A beginner; 3 Anarchism; 4 PET; 5 Annie Get Your Gun; 6 Cribbage; 7 The Apennines; 8 London and Bristol; 9 Pan; 10 Because of You.
ANSWERS: 1 The Adriatic' 2 The slowworm' 3 John Knox' 4 David Copperfield' 5 Prisms' 6 MacArthur Park' 7 Cribbage and croquet' 8 Milan' 9 Manchester' 10 Thirty-seven.
Quiz of the Day ANSWERS: 1 Lentils; 2 The Mediterranean Sea; 3 A shark; 4 Andrew Marvell; 5 Hydrogen; 6 Greg Wise; 7 A town hall; 8 Michael Caine and Stanley Baker; 9 Cribbage; 10 The bittern.
ANSWERS: 1 Morocco' 2 Sir Mordred' 3 The bittern' 4 Scott Joplin' 5 Cribbage' 6 Battleship' 7 C-3PO' 8 Nagasaki' 9 Constantine' 10 Wyoming.
The sessions will take place between 2pm and 3.30pm on Wednesdays and Mr Vincent said: "As well as tea and biscuits, there will be an opportunity for a game of cards, dominoes and cribbage, as well as a good old natter."
He enjoyed bowling, visiting with his family and friends, and playing cribbage with his daughter, Maureen.A Memorial Service for Elliott will be held on Saturday, February 21, at 1 p.m.
Which was the second Japanese city to be Quiz of the Day ANSWERS: 1 Cribbage; 2 Battleship; 3 Nagasaki; 4 Wyoming; 5 Bewick's; 6 C-3PO; 7 Mo Mowlam; 8 The coyote; 9 Constantine I; 10 Sir Mordred.
The Villagers did retain the cribbage crown when coming from 2-1 down to overcome Coton Libs.