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bear's-paw

[bairz-paw] /ˈbɛərzˌpɔ/
noun
1.
a clam of the genus Hippopus, having a ridged, white shell with purplish-red spots.
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  • The balance of the party were watching the course of the Indians, which was to the bear paw mountains.

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bear paw

noun
1.
(Canadian) a type of small round snowshoe
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bear paw in Technology

jargon
The Vulcan nerve pinch for SGI computers. The five key keyboard combination <numeric keypad /> resets the graphics subsystem, including the window manager.
(1996-10-28)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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