Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as clamp, 2.

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Examples

  • When William was growing up, the family moved from the Bottoms to a house on the brow of the hill, commanding a view of the valley, which spread out like a convex cockle-shell, or a clamp-shell, before it.

    Sons and Lovers

  • When William was growing up, the family moved from the Bottoms to a house on the brow of the hill, commanding a view of the valley, which spread out like a convex cockle-shell, or a clamp-shell, before it.

    Sons and Lovers

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