from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Enlarged gradually at the end, as the antennæ of certain insects.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Shaped like a club; clavate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. shaped in the form of a club that is larger at one end
  • adj. shaped in the form of the black trefoil or clover leaf on some playing cards


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