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crescent/ˈkrɛsn̩t/noun
pluralcrescents
crescent
/ˈkrɛsn̩t/
noun
pluralcrescents
Learner's definition of CRESCENT  
[singular]  : the shape of the visible part of the moon when it is less than half full
[count]  : a shape that is curved, wide at its center, and pointed at its two ends like a crescent moon
◊ The crescent is used as a symbol of Islam.
— see also red crescent
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