Bear paw



a clam of the genus Hippopus, having a ridged, white shell with purplish-red spots.
Historical Examples

The balance of the party were watching the course of the Indians, which was to the bear paw mountains.
Then and Now Robert Vaughn

noun
(Canadian) a type of small round snowshoe

jargon
The Vulcan nerve pinch for SGI computers. The five key keyboard combination resets the graphics subsystem, including the window manager.
(1996-10-28)

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