1. The manger of a stable, in which oxen and cows feed. In America, it is distinguished from a rack for horses.
Where no oxen are, the crib is clean. Proverbs 14:4.
The manger for other beasts.
The ass knoweth his masters crib Isaiah 1:3.
2. A small habitation or cottage.
3. A stall for oxen.
4. A case or box in salt works.
5. A small building, raised on posts, for storing Indian corn.
CRIB, verb transitive To shut or confine in a narrow habitation; to cage.