an uninhabited atoll in the E Pacific SW of Mexico, under French administration. Area: 6 sq km (2.3 sq miles) French name Île Clipperton
/ˈklɪpɪ/ noun 1. (Brit, informal) a bus conductress
[klip-i-tee-klop] /ˈklɪp ɪ tiˈklɒp/ noun 1. the sound struck by the hoofs of a horse trotting on pavement, or any staccato, rhythmic sound resembling it.
[klip-ing] /ˈklɪp ɪŋ/ noun 1. the act of a person or thing that . 2. a piece off or out, especially an article, advertisement, etc., from a newspaper or magazine. 3. . adjective 4. serving or tending to . 5. Informal. swift: a clipping pace. [klip] /klɪp/ verb (used with object), clipped, clipped or clipt, […]
- Climate canary
noun 1. a human being or other living organism whose lack of health indicates environmental problems, reminiscent of the way in which live canaries were once used to detect the presence of poisonous gas in coal mines