jawbreaker(redirected from jawcrusher)
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1. A very hard candy.
2. Slang A word that is difficult to pronounce.
3. A machine that crushes rock or ore.
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1. (Mechanical Engineering) Also called: jawcrusher a device having hinged jaws for crushing rocks and ores
2. informal a word that is hard to pronounce
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a word that is hard to pronounce.
2. a very hard, usu. round, candy.
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|Noun||1.||jawbreaker - a large round hard candy|
hard candy - candy that is brittle; "you can break a tooth on that hard candy"
|2.||jawbreaker - a word that is hard to pronounce|
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