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ball-and-claw foot

[bawl-uh n-klaw] /ˈbɔl ənˈklɔ/
noun, Furniture.
1.
a foot having the form of a bird's claw grasping a ball.
Also called claw-and-ball foot.
Origin of ball-and-claw foot
1900-1905
1900-05
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