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clamper

[klam-per] /ˈklæm pər/
noun
1.
a clamp; pincer.
2.
a spiked metal plate worn on the sole of a shoe to prevent slipping on ice.
Origin of clamper
1815-1825
First recorded in 1815-25; clamp + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for clamper

clamper

/ˈklæmpə/
noun
1.
a spiked metal frame fastened to the sole of a shoe to prevent slipping on ice
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