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verb [I/T]  /ˈklæt̬·ər/ us  
to make loud noises, or to hit hard objects against each other: [T] Don’t clatter the pots and pans – you’ll wake the baby up.
noun [U]  /ˈklæt̬·ər/ us  
She could hear the clatter of horseshooves trotting down the road.
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