What is crane?

  • (noun): Lifts and moves heavy objects; lifting tackle is suspended from a pivoted boom that rotates around a vertical axis.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on crane:

J Anthony Crane
... Anthony Crane, aka Tony Crane (born October 19, 1972) is an American film, television, and stage actor ...
Shadowmancer - Characters
... Jacob Crane A charismatic and sardonic smuggler who dresses in an elegant, dandified manner, Crane is strong, independent and opportunistic ... angel with an eye for fashion, Raphael joins Thomas, Kate, Raphah and Jacob Crane during the latter part of their journey and wields a potent weapon known as the Sword of Mayence ...
Les Crane - Television
... In late August 1963, Crane moved to New York City to host a 100 a.m ... The first American TV appearance of The Rolling Stones was on Crane's program in June 1964 when only New Yorkers could see it ... on the ABC schedule and titled The Les Crane Show ...
John Henry Carpenter - Relationship With Crane
... Carpenter, a salesman specializing in video technology, met Crane through mutual friend Richard Dawson, Crane's co-star on Hogan's Heroes ... The two men (Crane and Carpenter) frequented bars together, picking up women and often recording their exploits in snapshots and on videotape ... and bar testified in court that Carpenter and Crane hadn't had an intense argument at the night before Crane was bludgeoned to death in June 1978 ...
List Of Transformers: Cybertron Characters - Autobots - Cybertron Autobots - Mudflap
... Mudflap transforms into a truck crane ... His Cyber Key extends his crane arm and deploys a massive saw blade (Mega Crane Blade), and also activates an arm-mounted missile-launcher ...

More definitions of "crane":

  • (noun): United States writer (1871-1900).
    Synonyms: Stephen Crane
  • (verb): Stretch (the neck) so as to see better.
    Synonyms: stretch out
  • (noun): Large long-necked wading bird of marshes and plains in many parts of the world.

Famous quotes containing the word crane:

    Keen instruments, strung to a vast precision
    Bind town to town and dream to ticking dream.
    —Hart Crane (1899–1932)

    “I am enchanted, believe me,
    To die, thus,
    In this mediaeval fashion,
    According to the best legends;
    —Stephen Crane (1871–1900)

    The bells, I say, the bells break down their tower;
    And swing I know not where.
    —Hart Crane (1899–1932)