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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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You get a much better cut than with electric shears and, as you have to keep stopping and checking you are clipping off the right amount, it is much easier, and quieter too, to use a lightweight pair of hand shears.
Prepare 3-inch-long cuttings from the tips of your roses' stems by clipping off any buds or flowers, as well as the lowest leaves.
A man wanted by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on suspicion of attempted murder led police on a wild chase from the San Fernando Valley to West Los Angeles on Wednesday, slipping around cars, driving against traffic and clipping off another car's fender as he raced on side streets and the San Diego Freeway.