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bear claw

noun
1.
a sweet, almond-flavored breakfast pastry made with yeast dough and shaped in an irregular semicircle resembling a bear's claw.
Also called bearpaw.
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  • As you walk through the vast rooms, look for the bear claw marks preserved in stone.
  • He has a bear claw necklace around his neck, and there is a bow resting across his lap.

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