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(pronounced krih-DEHN-zuh) In this day and age, we tend to associate this term with the back storage piece — sometimes possessing a knee space and/or complemented by a hutch — that often accompanies a desk in an office. However,

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(pronounced kreh-neh-LAY-shun) We admit it – crenellation is a weird word. The best way to remember this word is to think of castles. You know that gap-toothed / saw blade type design that makes up the parapet of the stereotypical

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(pronounced KRU-ehl) “Don’t be cruel…to a heart that’s true…” No, Elvis did not get to the top of the charts singing about “crewel,” a loosely twisted, one- or two-ply worsted wool yarn used for embroidery. “Crewel fabric” is created