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English definition of “clip”

clip

noun [C]
 
 
/klɪp/
FASTEN a small metal or plastic object used for holding things togetherPins, clips, hooks and pegs
FILM a short part of a film or television programme that is shown on its own: They showed clips from Spielberg's new movie.Parts of plays, shows and films
a clip round the ear/earhole UK informal a quick hit on the side of someone's head → See also paper clipHitting and beatingPunishing by causing pain
(Definition of clip noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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