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A piece of something removed by clipping
The process of abbreviating something
An act of cutting something in order to neaten it
A small piece of something that has been snipped off
Bite or pinch sharply
Present participle for to cut short or trim (hair, vegetation, etc.) with shears or scissors
“Before applying a film dressing clip excess hair around the wound site, if desired or per facility protocol, to ensure proper adhesion.”
Present participle for to strike with a sharp, often slanting, blow
“Maggie clipped his ear, making him yell.”
Present participle for fasten or be fastened with a clip or clips
“The overhangs have hooks that washers can clip to as they clean.”
Present participle for strike smartly or with a glancing blow
“He'll clip your ear.”
Present participle for to cut (a section) from a newspaper or periodical
“I clipped his picture from the newspaper and carried it round with me.”
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