Crane vs Cranelike - What's the difference?
As a proper noun crane
As an adjective cranelike is
resembling a crane (the bird) or some aspect of one.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A large bird of the order Gruiformes'' and the family ''Gruidae having long legs and a long neck which it extends when flying.
A mechanical lifting device, often used for lifting heavy loads for industrial or construction purposes.
An iron arm with horizontal motion, attached to the side or back of a fireplace for supporting kettles etc. over the fire.
A siphon, or bent pipe, for drawing liquors out of a cask.
(nautical) A forked post or projecting bracket to support spars, etc.; generally used in pairs.
* black crowned crane
* black-necked crane
* blue crane
* common crane
* demoiselle crane
* grey crowned crane
* hooded crane
* red-crowned crane
* sandhill crane
* sarus crane
* Siberian crane
* wattled crane
* white-naped crane
* whooping crane
To extend (one's neck).
To raise or lower with, or as if with, a .
- (George Eliot)
- What engines, what instruments are used in craning up a soul, sunk below the centre, to the highest heavens.
- an upstart craned up to the height he has
Resembling a crane (the bird) or some aspect of one.
Resembling a crane (mechanical lifting device) or some aspect of one.