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English definition of “clutch”

clutch

noun (GROUP)    /klʌtʃ/
[C] a small group of eggs produced by the same bird, especially in a nestGroups and collections of thingsVariety and mixtures [S] a small group of people or things: a fresh clutch of studentsGroups and collections of thingsVariety and mixturesGroups of people
(Definition of clutch noun (GROUP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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