Pronunciation: (krump, kroomp), [key]
to crunch or make a crunching sound, as with the teeth.
1. (of an artillery shell) to land and explode with a heavy, muffled sound.
2. to make a crunching sound, as in walking over snow, or as snow when trodden on.
1. a crunching sound.
2. a large explosive shell or bomb.
3. Also called bump. Mining.a sudden ground movement in underground workings.
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