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gripper

[grip-er] /ˈgrɪp ər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that grips.
2.
Printing. (in certain presses) one of a number of fingerlike devices for gripping a sheet and transferring it to or from the printing surface.
3.
Metalworking. dog (def 13).
Origin of gripper
1560-1570
1560-70; grip + -er1
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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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