bear claw

noun

Definition of bear claw

  1. :  a filled pastry that is cut and fanned to resemble a bear's foot

1936

First Known Use of bear claw

1936


BEAR CLAW Defined for English Language Learners

bear claw

noun

Definition of bear claw for English Language Learners

  • : a filled pastry shaped to look like a bear's foot

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