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 for crownwork
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crownwork \Crown"work`\ (-w?rk`), n. (Fort.)
     A work consisting of two or more bastioned fronts, with their
     outworks, covering an enceinte, a bridgehead, etc., and
     connected by wings with the main work or the river bank.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  crownwork
      n 1: (dentistry) dental appliance consisting of an artificial
           crown for a broken or decayed tooth; "tomorrow my dentist
           will fit me for a crown" [syn: crown, crownwork,
           jacket, jacket crown, cap]

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