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*ger-

Meanings

1.
turning, winding/coiling up (with some sense of tension)
(English sources don't mention this root, but according to German sources, this would be the origin of "craft", "cramp", "crotch", "creep" and "cripple". At least for "creep", the root is mentioned, actually.)

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Root: *ger-
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