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 for toe clip
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Clip \Clip\, n.
     1. An embrace. --Sir P. Sidney.
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     2. A cutting; a shearing.
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     3. The product of a single shearing of sheep; a season's crop
        of wool.
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     4. A clasp or holder for letters, papers, etc.
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     5. An embracing strap for holding parts together; the iron
        strap, with loop, at the ends of a whiffletree. --Knight.
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     6. (Far.) A projecting flange on the upper edge of a
        horseshoe, turned up so as to embrace the lower part of
        the hoof; -- called also toe clip and beak. --Youatt.
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     7. A blow or stroke with the hand; as, he hit him a clip.
        [Colloq. U. S.]
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     8. (Mach.) A part, attachment, or appendage, for seizing,
        clasping, or holding, an object, as a cable, etc.
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     9. (Angling) A gaff or hook for landing the fish, as in
        salmon fishing. [Scot. & Prov. Eng.]
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     10. A rapid gait. "A three-minute clip." --Kipling.
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