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 Cradle-land.Craft (A). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Craft (A).
 
A trade (Anglo-Saxon, crœft). A craftsman is a mechanic. A handicraft is manual skill, i.e. mechanical skill. And leechcraft is skill in medicine. (Anglo-Saxon lœce-crœft; lœce, a doctor.)   1
 


 Cradle-land.Craft (A). 

 
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