The part of the tooth that is visible above the gum line. Also a restoration that covers the crown of the tooth.
form the topmost part of
invest with regal power; enthrone
put an enamel cover on
the Crown (or the reigning monarch) as the symbol of the power and authority of a monarchy
the award given to the champion
the part of a tooth above the gum that is covered with enamel
the top of the head
(dentistry) dental appliance consisting of an artificial crown for a broken or decayed tooth
the part of a hat (the vertex) that covers the crown of the head
an ornamental jeweled headdress signifying sovereignty
a wreath or garland worn on the head to signify victory
the center of a cambered road
the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)
be the culminating event
the upper branches and leaves of a tree or other plant
an English coin worth 5 shillings
P. p. of crow.
A wreath or garland, or any ornamental fillet encircling the head, especially as a reward of victory or mark of honorable distinction; hence, anything given on account of, or obtained by, faithful or successful effort; a reward.
A royal headdress or cap of sovereignty, worn by emperors, kings, princes, etc.
The person entitled to wear a regal or imperial crown; the sovereign;
Imperial or regal power or dominion; sovereignty.
Anything which imparts beauty, splendor, honor, dignity, or finish.
Highest state; acme; consummation; perfection.
The topmost part of anything; the summit.
The topmost part of the head (see illust. of bird.); that part of the head from which the hair descends toward the sides and back; also, the head or brain.
The part of a hat above the brim.
The part of a tooth which projects above the gum; also, the top or grinding surface of a tooth.
The vertex or top of an arch;
Same as corona.
That part of an anchor where the arms are joined to the shank.
The rounding, or rounded part, of the deck from a level line.
The bights formed by the several turns of a cable.
The upper range of facets in a rose diamond.
The dome of a furnace.
The area inclosed between two concentric perimeters.
A round spot shaved clean on the top of the head, as a mark of the clerical state; the tonsure.
A size of writing paper. see under paper.
A coin stamped with the image of a crown; hence,a denomination of money; as, the english crown, a silver coin of the value of five shillings sterling, or a little more than $1.20; the danish or norwegian crown, a money of account, etc., worth nearly twenty-seven cents.
An ornaments or decoration representing a crown; as, the paper is stamped with a crown.
To cover, decorate, or invest with a crown; hence, to invest with royal dignity and power.
To bestow something upon as a mark of honor, dignity, or recompense; to adorn; to dignify.
To form the topmost or finishing part of; to complete; to consummate; to perfect.
To cause to round upward; to make anything higher at the middle than at the edges, as the face of a machine pulley.
To effect a lodgment upon, as upon the crest of the glacis, or the summit of the breach.