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clip

the pointed flange on a horseshoe that secures it to the front part of the hoof

clip

[klip]
(design engineering)
A device that fastens by gripping, clasping, or hooking one part to another.
(ordnance)

clip

1. A portion of a brick cut to length.
2. A special fastener made of light-gauge sheet metal or wire for the attachment of gypsum lath to channel or steel studs.
3. A small device, usually of metal, for holding larger parts in place, either by friction or by mechanical action, as a spring device of metal used to hold glass in a window.

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CLiP

(programming, tool)
A documentation extractor by Eric W. van Ammers that recognises a particular style of comments. This style can be adjusted to suit virtually any programming language and target documentation language. CLiP was designed to be compatible with hypertext systems.

Version 2.1 runs on MS-DOS, VAX/VMS and Unix

ftp://sun01.info.wau.nl/clip/.

CLIP

(CLassical IP) See Classical IP.
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The problems of the electronic chip business and turmoil in Asia have clipped the wings of hi-tech engineering company Fairey.
The Leopards (Jack Dwyer 2) partly clipped the wings of Everest Eagles (Warren Haigh) in a 2-2 draw, but The Lions lacked a cutting edge as they fell to a 2-0 defeat at the hands of the Rebels (William McKee, James Wright).
The Leopards clipped the wings of Everest Eagles to land a 4-3 win.