crudy


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crudy

(ˈkruːdɪ)
adj, crudier or crudiest
obsolete (in the works of Shakespeare) crude or raw
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"It ascends me into the brain, dries me there all the foolish and crudy vapors which environ it, makes it apprehensive, quick, forgetive, full of nimble, fiery, and delectable shapes, which, delivered o'er to the voice, the tongue, which is the birth, becomes excellent wit" (4.4.95-100).
Johann Wilhelm Crudy (1753-1810) (Britton & Millspaugh, 1920; Solereder, 1912) made collections in the Bahamas sometime prior to 1810; his specimens are in herbaria BM, GH.
En honor a Johann Wilhelm Crudy (1753-1810?) coleccionista botanico en las Bahamas y las Antillas Menores (St.