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crease; creese, kris
crease (KREES) (noun)
A mark in fabric that is the result of folding the material along a line: The cleaners used a special iron to make the crease on the suit pants.
creese, kris (KREES) (noun)
A snake shaped dagger of Indonesian or Malay origin: The tourist bought a kris, or creese, at the market as a souvenir but the officials at the airport told him to pack the dagger in his check-in baggage.
The crease in Pete's trousers was as sharp as the blade of a creese or kris.
This entry is located in the following unit: Confusing Words Clarified: Group C; Homonyms, Homophones, Homographs, Synonyms, Polysemes, etc. (page 12)