crepitate definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • to help make a crackling or popping noise; crackle.
    • which will make a number of small, razor-sharp, quickly repeated explosions or sounds, as salt in fire; to crackle; to break.
  • verb:
    • To crackle, to make a crackling sound.
    • make a crackling sound
  • others:
    • To crackle; snap with a sharp, abrupt, and quickly repeated sound, as sodium in fire or during calcination.
    • exclusively To rattle or crackle; use the crepitaculum, as a rattlesnake.
    • In entomology, to eject out of the blue from anus, with a slight noise, a volatile fluid having somewhat the look of smoke and a powerful pungent smell, as particular bombardier-beetles associated with the genus Brachinus and its allies.

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