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Oxford dictionary definition of the word crab:
1a crustacean, found chiefly on seashores, with a broad carapace, stalked eyes, and five pairs of legs, the first pair of which are modified as pincers.
Many families in the order Decapoda, class Malacostraca
[mass noun] the flesh of a crab as food.
(the Crab) the zodiacal sign or constellation Cancer.
2 (also crab louse) a louse that infests human body hair, especially in the genital region, causing extreme irritation.
Phthirus pubis, family Pediculidae, order Anoplura
(crabs) informal an infestation of crab lice:
the time his friend had crabs
3a machine with pincer-like arms for lifting heavy weights.
verb (crabs, crabbing, crabbed)
1 [no object, with adverbial of direction] move sideways or obliquely:
he began crabbing sideways across the roof
[with object] steer (an aircraft or ship) slightly sideways to compensate for a crosswind or current:
George crabbed the plane into the wind
2 [no object] fish for crabs:
watermen were crabbing on the bay