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crease

 (krēs)
n.
1. A line made by pressing, folding, or wrinkling.
2. Sports
a. In hockey, an area marked in front of the goal in which an offensive player can score a goal only if the puck reaches the area before the player does.
b. In lacrosse, the circle marked around the goal into which offensive players cannot enter.
c. One of the lines in cricket marking off the positions of the bowler and batter or the space between two of these lines.
v. creased, creas·ing, creas·es
v.tr.
1. To make a pressed, folded, or wrinkled line in.
2. To graze or wound superficially with a bullet.
v.intr.
To become wrinkled.

[Alteration of creaste, perhaps from Middle English creste, ridge; see crest.]

crease′less adj.
crease′proof′ adj.
creas′er n.
creas′y adj.
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Louie Creaser opened the scoring for the home side before Ryan Kirrane-Perrin managed to exploit a gap and go over for a second Newsome try.
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Louie Creaser continued his scoring form for Panthers, going over for the opening score, East Leeds levelled but then Creaser sent Ethan Buckley to the line to put the Panthers back in front.
Further tries from Louie Creaser, Luckas Hussain-King, Corey Stead and two from Kirrane-Perrin (2) gave Newsome an 8-5 lead at half-time.
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