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Verb
Present participle for to fasten or fix securely in place
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“Twist the valve into the hole, and clamp it firmly to the water supply pipe.”
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Present participle for to hold or grip tightly
“He adjusted one hand to clamp tightly on his wound, and with the other, he scrabbled at the lock and the handle.”
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Present participle for to immobilize or lock up with a clamp
“Here's a suggestion. Don't clamp my car and I'll not apply a set of bolt cutters to it.”
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Present participle for to impose or inflict something undesirable on someone
“I don't want to get caught in town if they clamp a curfew down on Kalandia.”
Verb
Present participle for to compress, crush or squeeze something, altering its shape in the process
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Present participle for to grind (one's teeth) in pain or in anger
Verb
Squeezing together
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Present participle for forcibly put an end to
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Present participle for to chew, grip or tear at something edible with one's teeth
Noun
The act of attaching something, or the point where something is attached
Noun
A very tight hold
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