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Any of the bones in the lower or upper jaw.
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  1. Any of the bones in the lower or upper jaw.
  2. A bone of the jaw, especially the bone of the lower jaw.
A device, as of straps, fastened over the mouth of an animal to prevent its biting or eating
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  1. A device, as of straps, fastened over the mouth of an animal to prevent its biting or eating
  2. A device that is fitted over an animal's snout, often used to prevent biting or eating.
  3. The forward, projecting part of the head of certain animals, such as dogs, including the mouth, nose, and jaws; the snout.
The fleshy hanging part under the lower jaw
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  1. The fleshy hanging part under the lower jaw
  2. The head and adjacent parts of a fish
  3. The jaw, especially the lower jaw.
The lower jaw of a vertebrate animal.
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  1. The lower jaw of a vertebrate animal.
  2. Either the upper or lower part of the beak in birds.
  3. Any of various mouth organs of invertebrates used for seizing and biting food, especially either of a pair of such organs in insects and other arthropods.
In vertebrates, the upper jaw, or a major bone or cartilage of the upper jaw
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  1. In vertebrates, the upper jaw, or a major bone or cartilage of the upper jaw
  2. A homologous bone of the skull in other vertebrates.
  3. (Anatomy) Either of a pair of bones of the human skull fusing in the midline and forming the upper jaw.
Plural form of chop
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  1. Plural form of chop
  2. The mouth and lower cheeks
  3. The jaws.
The sound of heavy footsteps
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  1. The sound of heavy footsteps
  2. Any of various tools with opposing, often adjustable sides or parts for bracing objects or holding them together.
(Sports) The manner of holding a ball, bat, club, racket, etc.
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  1. (Sports) The manner of holding a ball, bat, club, racket, etc.
  2. The act of taking firmly and holding fast with the hand, teeth, an instrument, etc.; secure grasp; firm hold
  3. A tight hold; a firm grasp:
  1. Visa
  2. A device, usually fastened to a workbench, consisting of two jaws opened and closed by a screw, lever, etc. and used for holding firmly an object being worked on
  3. A heavy clamp, usually mounted on a workbench and operated by a screw or lever, used in carpentry or metalworking to hold a piece in position.
A distortion in the original form or meaning of something written or spoken; a twisted interpretation.
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  1. A distortion in the original form or meaning of something written or spoken; a twisted interpretation.
  2. A sudden, sharp twist or pull
  3. Any of various hand or power tools, often having fixed or adjustable jaws, used for gripping, turning, or twisting objects such as nuts, bolts, or pipes, typically at an angle perpendicular to the object's axis.
A wrench with one movable jaw, adjusted by a screw to fit various sizes of a nut, etc.
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  1. A wrench with one movable jaw, adjusted by a screw to fit various sizes of a nut, etc.
  2. (Idiomatic) A problem, obstacle or dilemma; something unexpected or troublesome.
  3. A hand tool with adjustable jaws for turning nuts of varying sizes.
A metal bar attached to the ribbon of a military decoration to show a subsequent award of the same medal or to specify the type or place of service
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  1. A metal bar attached to the ribbon of a military decoration to show a subsequent award of the same medal or to specify the type or place of service
  2. A small metal bar or other device attached to the ribbon of a military decoration to indicate the action or service for which it was awarded or an additional award of the same medal.
  3. A grip or grasp of the hand.
A woman's small handbag with no handle or strap, held in the hand
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  1. A woman's small handbag with no handle or strap, held in the hand
  2. A clutch bag.
  3. A grasp; grip
To utter rapidly or indistinctly; to gabble.
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  1. To utter rapidly or indistinctly; to gabble.
  2. (Intransitive) To talk rapidly, indistinctly, or unintelligibly; to utter gibberish or nonsense.
  3. To speak or say quickly, incoherently, or nonsensically; chatter; gibber
To vibrate or rattle while in operation:
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  1. To vibrate or rattle while in operation:
  2. To talk fast, incessantly, and foolishly
  3. To talk rapidly, incessantly, and on trivial subjects; jabber.
To talk much or idly; chatter; gabble
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  1. To talk much or idly; chatter; gabble
  2. To talk idly or incessantly, as about trivial matters.
To blurt out impulsively; disclose without careful consideration.
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  1. To blurt out impulsively; disclose without careful consideration.
  2. To utter a meaningless confusion of words or sounds:
  3. To make a continuous low, murmuring sound, as flowing water.
To blab; to let out a secret.
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  1. To blab; to let out a secret.
  2. To blather; to talk foolishly or incoherently.
  3. To chatter; babble.
To vibrate or rattle while in operation:
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  1. To vibrate or rattle while in operation:
  2. To click together rapidly, as the teeth do when the lower jaw trembles from fright or cold
  3. To click quickly and repeatedly:
Alternative spelling of chit-chat.
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  1. Alternative spelling of chit-chat.
  2. To engage in small talk or gossip.
To cackle or cluck, as a hen.
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  1. To cackle or cluck, as a hen.
  2. To talk fast, foolishly, etc.; chatter
  3. To make a sudden, sharp sound, as by striking two hard substances together
To utter rapidly or indistinctly; to gabble.
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  1. To utter rapidly or indistinctly; to gabble.
  2. (Intransitive) To talk rapidly, indistinctly, or unintelligibly; to utter gibberish or nonsense.
  3. To speak or say quickly, incoherently, or nonsensically; chatter; gibber
To confer
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  1. To confer
  2. To talk idly or at length.
  3. To talk, esp. idly or flatteringly
To tell idly; blab
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  1. To tell idly; blab
  2. To talk idly and at length; chatter:
  3. To talk much and foolishly; chatter
To speak in a childish way; babble
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  1. To speak in a childish way; babble
  2. To utter or express by chattering foolishly or babbling.
  3. (Intransitive) To speak incessantly and in a childish manner; to babble.
To secure ratlines to (shrouds).
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  1. To secure ratlines to (shrouds).
  2. To provide with ratlines
To talk or say (something) at length or extravagantly.
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  1. To talk or say (something) at length or extravagantly.
  2. To give a spiel
To talk idly or incessantly, as about trivial matters.
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  1. To talk idly or incessantly, as about trivial matters.
  2. To talk much or idly; chatter; gabble
To subject to the action of gas
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  1. To subject to the action of gas
  2. To supply with gas
  3. To treat chemically with gas.
To talk persistently and meaninglessly; chatter.
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  1. To talk persistently and meaninglessly; chatter.
  2. To talk much or idly; chatter
Small talk; chitchat
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  1. Small talk; chitchat
  2. Any of various birds in the families Muscicapidae or Parulidae that have a chattering call, especially the yellow-breasted chat.
  3. An easy, informal talk or conversation
A written dialogue.
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  1. A written dialogue.
  2. Any formal conference, conversation, or discussion between the lawyers and the judge during a judicial proceeding. Any formal conference, conversation, or discussion between the lawyers and the judge during a judicial proceeding.
  3. A conversation, especially a formal one.
The exchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language:
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  1. The exchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language:
  2. (Obs.) Familiarity based on study or use
  3. Familiar talk; verbal exchange of ideas, opinions, etc.
Something that has been reversed; an opposite.
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  1. Something that has been reversed; an opposite.
  2. An interchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language; conversation.
  3. Informal talk; conversation
Conversation between characters in a drama or narrative.
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  1. Conversation between characters in a drama or narrative.
  2. A literary work in the form of a conversation on a single topic
  3. The passages of talk in a play, story, etc.
Communication of ideas, information, etc., esp. by talking; conversation
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  1. Communication of ideas, information, etc., esp. by talking; conversation
  2. A long and formal treatment of a subject, in speech or writing; lecture; treatise; dissertation
  3. A formal, lengthy treatment of a subject, either written or spoken.
A talk or address given to an audience
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  1. A talk or address given to an audience
  2. What is spoken or expressed, as in conversation; uttered or written words:
  3. That which is spoken; utterance, remark, statement, talk, conversation, etc.
Empty speech or unnecessary discussion:
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  1. Empty speech or unnecessary discussion:
  2. Something, such as the sounds of animals, felt to resemble human talk:
  3. Hearsay, rumor, or speculation:
A discussion, conference meeting, etc.
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  1. A discussion, conference meeting, etc.
  2. A confabulation; chat
  3. A casual talk or chat.
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