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claws

verb
present tense third-person singular of claw

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1 as in burrows, grubs

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2 as in cuts, lacerates

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clawlike

claws

clay

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“Claws.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/claws. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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