Definition of Crochet hook
1. Noun. A needle with a hook on the end; used in crocheting.
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Literary usage of Crochet hook
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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1872)
"crochet hook, natural size, b. Magnified view of crochet point. Graefe's strabismus hook. The tendon being secured by it, it is not necessary to force the ..."
2. A Treatise on the Diseases of the Eye by John Soelberg Wells (1883)
"crochet hook, natural size. b. Magnified view of crochet point. so as to throw the tendon into the angle of the hook, while it is being divided, ..."
3. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1902)
"CROCHET, kro-sha' (Fr. crochet, hook, dim. of croc, hook, ... CROCKET (from OF. crw/uct, variant of crochet, hook). A bit. of ornamentation projecting alone ..."
4. Knight's American Mechanical Dictionary: A Description of Tools, Instruments by Edward Henry Knight (1876)
"A modification has been mentioned, consisting of a crochet-hook pawed through the goods, bringing hack with it a loop of thread from below, and enchaining ..."