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clavus


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clavus  \Cla"vus\,  n.  [L.,  a  nail.] 
  A  callous  growth,  esp.  one  the  foot;  a  corn. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  clavus 
  n  :  a  hard  thickening  of  the  skin  (especially  of  the  toes) 
  caused  by  the  pressure  of  ill-fitting  shoes  [syn:  {corn}] 




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