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clam

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a U.S. currency bill representing 100 cents
  • it must take a whole lot of clams to buy a car like that

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clam

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of clam (Entry 2 of 2)

as in fish, seal

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The first known use of clam was before the 12th century

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“Clam.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clam. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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