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the pointed flange on a horseshoe that secures it to the front part of the hoof
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(design engineering)
A device that fastens by gripping, clasping, or hooking one part to another.
(ordnance)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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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/.
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CLIP

(CLassical IP) See Classical IP.
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Cardiff''s Nick Howells clips off his pads through mid-on, off the bowling of Gareth Haydn, during the Swalec League clash with Swansea at St Helen's
He has now taken all his clips off the website until the matter is resolved.
One example: The Willoughby children try to adopt a baby that was abandoned on their doorstep, but their mother clips off all its curls, rendering it no longer adorable.