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noun [countable]     claw pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    [usually plural] the sharp curved part at the end of some animalstoes, for example a cat
  2. 2
    [usually plural] the sharp curved end of a front leg of an ocean creature such as a crab that it uses for holding things
  3. 3
    a curved end on a tool or machine, used for pulling or picking things up

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