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English definition of “clamp”


verb [T + adv/prep] (HOLD TIGHTLY)    /klæmp/
If you clamp something in a particular place , you hold it there tightly : He clamped his hand over her mouth . A heavy iron chain was clamped around his wrists .Fastening and tying
(Definition of clamp verb (HOLD TIGHTLY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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