ball-and-claw

ballˈ-and-clawˈ see ↑claw-and-ball under ↑claw
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Main Entry:ball

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ball-and-claw «BL uhn KL», adjective.
= claw-and-ball. (Cf.claw-and-ball)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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