1 piece cut off sth
fingernail, nail, toenail
grass, hedge (BrE), lawn
2 (esp. AmE) piece cut out from a newspaper ⇨ See also ↑cutting
magazine, news, newspaper, press

She had kept all the press clippings about the murder.

clipping from

a clipping from the ‘Los Angeles Times’

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  • clipping — index excerpt Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Clipping —   [dt. Abschneiden], eine Methode bei der Erstellung von 3D Grafiken, die es ermöglicht, verdeckte, also nicht sichtbare Bereiche auszuschneiden, beispielsweise beim Betrachten einer Landschaft durch ein Fenster alle Bereiche, die nicht innerhalb …   Universal-Lexikon

  • clipping — early 13c., clasping, embracing, from CLIP (Cf. clip) (2). Meaning an article cut from a newspaper is from 1857, from CLIP (Cf. clip) (1). Sense of a small piece cut off is from late 15c …   Etymology dictionary

  • clipping — ► NOUN 1) a small piece trimmed from something: grass clippings. 2) an article cut from a newspaper or magazine …   English terms dictionary

  • clipping — [klip′iŋ] n. [< CLIP1] 1. the act of cutting out or trimming off 2. something cut out or trimmed off [hair clippings ] ☆ 3. a news story or other item clipped from a newspaper, magazine, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Clipping — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar …   Wikipedia Español

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