clamp clamp  /ˈklæmp/


  1. (n) a device (generally used by carpenters) that holds things firmly together
  2. (v) fasten or fix with a clamp
  3. (v) impose or inflict forcefully


  1. Ne w York Lizards lacrosse team helps Harlem

    A group of middle school boys from Harlem will scoop, clamp, and score with the New York Lizards Thursday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Daily News

  2. Timeline: U.S.-Swiss tax dispute escalates over four years

    Switzerland's upper house of parliament votes on Wednesday on a bill that would let Swiss banks hand over information to help U.S. authorities clamp down on tax evasion. The government is trying to rush ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Flowmeter Communication Software works with iOS devices.

    Sitrans Connection enables direct serial communication between an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch and any Sitrans F US Clamp-On Ultrasonic Flow Meter, enhancing all metering functionalities – including programming, operational review, data logging, and download. This Apple iOS serial communication application promotes mobility by making connectivity possible without need for laptop computer ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ThomasNet


  1. "It's really the leadership that has to clamp down on things," Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown said. "I imagine that would be Romeo's job to make sure these things aren't happening. That's not a putdown on Romeo. It's that it's his arena....
    on Nov 29, 2006 By: Jim Brown Source: Forbes

  2. "They played a good third period," Babcock said. "They played a good first 10 minutes, we took over for the next 30 and then they got the call on Ericsson in the third and took over. They [referees] told us they were going to clamp down on it...
    on Jun 2, 2009 By: Mike Babcock Source:

  3. "We're very, very concerned that there's going to be a unnecessary clamp down on the internet and it has to be watched," Greens leader Bob Brown told ABC Television on Tuesday.
    on Nov 24, 2008 By: Bob Brown Source: The Australian

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