bulldog clip

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bulldog clip

n
(Mechanical Engineering) a clip for holding papers together, consisting of two T-shaped metal clamps held in place by a cylindrical spring
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Noun1.bulldog clip - a clip with a spring that closes the metal jawsbulldog clip - a clip with a spring that closes the metal jaws
clip - any of various small fasteners used to hold loose articles together
clip lead - a short piece of wire with alligator clips on both ends
jaw - holding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object
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