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English definition of “wheel clamp”

wheel clamp

noun [C] uk   UK (US boot, Denver boot) us  
a metal device attached to the wheel of an illegally parked car that will only be removed when the owner pays an amount of money: I hope we're not going to find a wheel clamp on my car when we get back.
wheel-clamp
verb [T] uk   /ˈwiːl.klæmp/ us  
(Definition of wheel clamp from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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