"dewclaw" Definition

  1. n. In any animal, esp. of the Herbivora, a rudimentary claw or small hoof not reaching the ground.

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Position in dictionary: 26882 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "dewclaw": 1
Words that end with "dewclaw": 1
Words that contain "dewclaw": 1
Next words in dictionary: dewdrop, dewed, dewfall, dewiness, dewing, dewlap, dewlapped, dewless, dewret, dewretting
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English Dictionary Definition of dewclaw

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