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clang

verb [I or T] uk   /klæŋ/ us  
to make a loud deep ringing sound 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 metal gate shut behind her.
clang
noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
The bell made a resounding clang.
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