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Where does the word "Crochet" come from?

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The word "crochet" comes from the Middle French word croc or croche meaning "hook," which refers to the knitting needle-like tools used to pull loops of yarn through other loops.  Crochet has been thought to have derived from traditional practices in Asia, Arabia, and South America but has only been documented with popularity in Europe during the 1800s.

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