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"clang" in British English

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clangverb [I or T]

uk   us   /klæŋ/
to make a ​louddeepringingsound like that of ​metal being ​hit, or to ​cause something to make this ​sound: He ​woke up to ​hear the ​sound of ​bells clanging in the ​distance. [+ obj + adj ] She clanged the ​metalgateshut behind her.
clang
noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
The ​bell made a ​resounding clang.
(Definition of clang from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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clangverb [I/T]

 us   /klæŋ/
to make a ​loud, ​ringingsound like ​metal being ​hit, or to ​cause something to make such a ​sound: [I] There was none of the ​hissing and clanging one ​expects in ​factories.
clang
noun [C usually sing]  us   /klæŋ/
The ​doorrolledshut with a clang.
(Definition of clang from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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